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Police Locate Hale Nani Escapee in Kona

June 12, 2015, 5:08 PM HST
* Updated June 12, 5:09 PM
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Twenty-two-year-old Lyndal Gilliland of Kona, who escaped from Hale Nani correctional facility on May 8, has been located.

The Hawai’i Police Department located Gilliland in Kona at 1:45 p.m. on Friday.

According to authorities, Gilliland was charged with second-degree escape after detectives from the Area II Criminal Investigations Section consulted with county prosecutors.

Gilliland is being held on $10,000 bail.

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