Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

NEWS RELEASE

 
   

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 27, 2011

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

CONTACT:  DRC Bureau of Communications

614-752-1150

                                           

                             Clemency Hearing Scheduled for Johnnie Baston

(Columbus) – The Ohio Parole Board will conduct a death penalty clemency hearing for inmate Johnnie Baston, #308-174, on Thursday, February 3, 2011, beginning at 9:00 a.m. The hearing will be held at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (DRC) Central Office location at 770 West Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio.

Inmate Baston was convicted out of Lucas County for the March 1994 death of Chong Mah. 

Any media wishing to attend the clemency hearing should contact the DRC Bureau of Communications at (614) 752-1150, no later than Tuesday, February 1, 2011.