Michael Elliot. (Courtesy LaPorte County Sheriff's Office - Feb. 3, 2014)

Elliot fights extradition to Michigan

A convicted killer who was captured in Indiana after escaping from a Michigan prison is continuing to fight efforts to return him to Michigan.…
Michigan Department of Corrections Director Dan Heyns. (Feb. 13, 2014)

Corrections chief answers prison break concerns

State Corrections Director Dan Heyns was on the hot seat Thursday morning, as members of a Michigan Senate sub-committee questioned the prison chief about Michael Elliot’s Feb. 2 escape form the Ionia Correctional Facility. …