Missing inmate turns himself in, second remains on the run
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - One of two Oahu Community Correctional Center inmates who were considered escapees after failing to return from a work furlough program has turned himself back into police, according to the Department of Public Safety.
A D.P.S. spokesperson told Hawaii News Now 30-year-old Jeremy Casella turned himself in to OCCC at approximately 9:00 p.m. Monday night. Police and Sheriff's Department officials were notified, and Casella was rebooked for second degree escape.
Casella left for work on Saturday and was supposed to return by 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning.
A second inmate, 43-year-old Jason Gomes, remains on the run. Gomes is 5'9″, weighs 209 lbs., and is currently serving time for second-degree robbery.
If you have any information on his whereabouts you are asked to call police.
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