Error Causes Confusion With S. Dakota Inmate
by Associated Press
April 01, 2013 11:04 AM
Authorities say an inmate who they believed went missing briefly Monday morning was actually never missing and was where he was supposed to be.
State prison officials had said 35-year-old Aaron Olson left the prison Monday morning to go to his work-release job but didn't show up there and was found a short time later in the city.
Officials now say that a record-keeping error caused confusion and that Olson had been where he was supposed to be.
Olson is serving a 2-year sentence on a Hughes County drug charge.