Some Felons Are No Longer Welcome In State Prisons

By Madeline Shine - 21Alive

April 18, 2014 Updated Apr 18, 2014 at 5:12 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- Starting in July, the DOC will no longer be housing class D felons, but that may cause some budget and overcrowding issues here in Allen County.

In efforts to reduce overcrowding and cut costs any D-felon who is sentenced to 90 days or less will not be accepted to the Department of Corrections in Indiana.

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