Missing Big Island Extended Furlough Inmate Arrested and Returned to HCCC

Missing extended furlough inmate Troy Chung-Hoon, 35, was arrested on Monday morning by the Hawai`i Police Department and returned to the Hawai`i Community Correctional Center.

On January 26, Chung-Hoon failed to check in with his case manager as scheduled at the Hale Nani Reintegration Center in Hilo.

Inmates in the extended furlough program live and work outside of the facility but must check in at various times throughout the month.

Chung-Hoon is classified as community custody which is the lowest custody level.  He is serving time for Operating a Vehicle Under the Influence of an Intoxicant. Escape 2 is expected to be added to his charges.