Escaped killer from Idaho caught in Spokane - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Escaped killer from Idaho caught in Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. - A woman who walked away from the Pocatello Women's Correctional Center work release unit was arrested Tuesday in Spokane.

Idaho Department of Correction officials say 44-year-old Kelly Renee Norton was discovered
missing Sunday evening. She is believed to have walked out of the facility to a waiting car.

Norton was sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison for second-degree murder in Washington County in 1994. She's been at the work release center since October. The unit is outside the main perimeter fence of the prison and houses minimum and community custody offenders who regularly work in the community.

 

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