Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Daily Corrections Clips

CALIFORNIA INMATES

The Foothill Advocate

A German national and convicted killer who once posed as Clark Rockefeller now resides in San Quentin State Prison, according to official documents.

Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter, 56, was convicted in 2013 of murdering John Sohus and burying Sohus’ body in the backyard of a San Marino home where the men lived. Sohus and his wife Linda went missing in 1985. She has not been heard from since.

Since 1977, agents have successfully apprehended 99 percent of offenders who leave the re-entry program without permission, according to the CDCR.
Cassia Pollock, NBC 7 News

A convicted car thief who ditched his GPS tracking device and fled from a Re-Entry Program facility in May was arrested Friday, confirmed officials.

Israel Hernandez, 27, was arrested at 4 p.m. in San Ysidro by agents on the Special Service Unit for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR). Agents located Hernandez through a special investigation.