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Johnson reported as walkaway/escapee from Great Falls Pre-Release Center

Posted at 8:27 PM, Jan 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-27 22:32:14-05

GREAT FALLS — Tiffany Ailene Johnson has been reported as an escapee/walkaway from the Great Falls Pre-Release Center.

A press release from the GFPRC says that Johnson was scheduled for an appointment at Benefis Health System at 3:15 p.m. on Monday, but never showed up.

She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a dark jacket with pink trim, and slippers.

If anyone sees Johnson or has information about her location, you’re asked to call the Great Falls Police Department at 406-727-7688 or the GFPRC at 406-727-0944.

According to the Montana Department of Corrections, she has convictions in Missoula County for criminal possession of imitation dangerous drugs with intent to sell; criminal possession of dangerous drugs; and burglary.

The GFPRC is located at 1019 15th Street North. The facility is a operated by a private non-profit group contracted by the Montana Department of Corrections and the federal Bureau of Prisons.

They typically house about 240 men and women at a time and all of those residents are required to hold full-time jobs in the community. Along with work, residents must fulfill any legal obligations such as fines or substance abuse treatment. Most only stay at the center for about six months before they are allowed to return to life in the community.