Guaymar Cabrera-Hernandez, 26, escaped the U.S. Penitentiary in Atwater Friday night and was captured the next day, according to police officials. A representative of federal prison guards said an inmate’s escape from the Atwater penitentiary could have been avoided if staff were manning the towers.
Guaymar Cabrera-Hernandez, 26, escaped the U.S. Penitentiary in Atwater Friday night and was captured the next day, according to police officials. A representative of federal prison guards said an inmate’s escape from the Atwater penitentiary could have been avoided if staff were manning the towers. Velez, Monica - Merced U.S. Penitentiary Atwater
Guaymar Cabrera-Hernandez, 26, escaped the U.S. Penitentiary in Atwater Friday night and was captured the next day, according to police officials. A representative of federal prison guards said an inmate’s escape from the Atwater penitentiary could have been avoided if staff were manning the towers. Velez, Monica - Merced U.S. Penitentiary Atwater

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