Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

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MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                            May 31, 2006



Clemency Hearing Scheduled for Inmate Rocky Barton


(Columbus)- The Ohio Parole Board will conduct the clemency hearing for inmate Rocky Barton, 457-297, on Monday, June 19, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. The hearing will take place at the Adult Parole Authority Office located at 1030 Alum Creek Drive, Columbus, Ohio.  Any media wishing to attend the hearing should arrive at the site no later than 9:45 a.m.


Inmate Barton is sentenced out of Warren County on a death penalty case.


Feel free to contact the DRC Public Information Office with any questions at (614) 752-1150.


Directions to the site from Columbus:

Take 1-71 to1-71 East. Take the Alum Creek exit (103B). Stay in the right lane onto Alum Creek Drive.  The office will be on the right hand side of the street, 1030 Alum Creek Drive.  The telephone number to the office is (614) 752-0800.