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Hostage-taker at Clinton's 2007 campaign office escapes

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton poses for a photo upon departure from her last day in office at the State Department in Washington F
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton poses for a photo upon departure from her last day in office at the State Department in Washington F

(Reuters) - A man who took several hostages in 2007 at a New Hampshire presidential campaign office for then-U.S. Senator Hillary Clinton was reported missing Sunday from a halfway house, authorities said.

Leeland Eisenberg, 52, has been serving a 3 1/2- to 7-year sentence for the incident in Rochester, New Hampshire, in which he claimed to be wearing a bomb that turned out to be road flares.

Eisenberg was not in his room at the Calumet Transitional Housing Unit, a halfway house in Manchester, when a regular headcount was taken, the New Hampshire Department of Corrections said in a statement.

Eisenberg is eligible for parole in August and his maximum release date is February 2017, the department said.

(Reporting by David Bailey; Editing by Doina Chiacu)

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