Idaho Corrections Department Inmate Charged With Walking Away From His Job


By Paul Johnson

Boise, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) - The Idaho Department of Corrections say that Jesse Von Atkinson apparently walked away from the job site he was working at Thursday afternoon. Atkinson, 35, was housed at the Idaho Falls Community Work Center. He disappeared along Interstate 15 near exit 113 in Idaho Falls. He is serving sentences for burglary and driving under the influence. He was scheduled for a parole hearing in August 2014.
At about 5:45 pm Thursday police arrested the man when he returned to the work center. He will be held in the Bonneville county jail while the incident is investigated.

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