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LAX stowaway freed from jail after serving only 3 days of 6-month term
LAX stowaway freed from jail after serving only 3 days of 6-month term

A woman who stowed away on a flight to Los Angeles International Airport was released from Los Angeles County Jail after serving only three days of her nearly six-month jail sentence. Marilyn Hartman, 62, pleaded guilty earlier this month to violating her probation and was sentenced to 177 days in jail. The Daily Breeze reported Saturday that Hartman was released after three days, with L.A. County Sheriff's Department officials citing jail overcrowding. The Times reported Sunday that, because of overcrowding, female inmates in L.A. County are often released after serving as little as 5% of their sentences.  Though Hartman garnered national headlines after...

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