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Died Sept. 16, 2012



Jermaine Lucas

Sentence miscalculated by 1 year, 6 months

Lucas was originally imprisoned on charges including Poss Deadly Weap Prohib Person. After mistakenly being freed early, Lucas was charged with one crime:

Charge Date Status
POSSESSION BY FELON, FELONY Charged, but not convicted
1 year, 6 months
Dec. 7, 2010
Original release date
May 26, 2014

Other convicts charged with new crimes when they should have been in jail

  • David Jura

    Miscalculation: 1 year, 6 months

  • Gerald D Smith

    Miscalculation: 1 year

  • Damian L Scott

    Miscalculation: 6 months

  • Robin C. Banks

    Miscalculation: 5 years

  • Robert S Bass

    Miscalculation: 1 year, 6 months

  • Shanika L Rutherford

    Miscalculation: 1 year, 6 months

  • Barry D Mccroy

    Miscalculation: 5 years

  • James J. Tolston Jr.

    Miscalculation: 2 years, 6 months

  • Read more World-Herald coverage of the prison scandal Full investigation

    Credits: Ben Vankat, Cody Winchester, Matt Wynn / Omaha World-Herald