Prisoner Hospitalized During Transport

Nov 22nd @ 1:29 pm in News by katymitchel

A high risk prison inmate is hospitalized in Grand Junction after falling ill during a transport to Mesa County. Authorities were hauling 35 year old Dartanin Mitchell from Canon City to Mesa County when Mitchell was taken to Gunnison Valley Hospital where we was stabilized and then taken to Grand Junction by ambulance. Police say Mitchell previously escaped a private transport in Kansas and was later caught in Denver. Police say Mitchell is in Grand Junction for a court hearing . He is currently serving time for armed robbery and assault.