2 inmates escape from federal prison in Atwater

03/19/2011 10:57 AM

03/19/2011 11:00 AM

Two inmates are missing after they escaped from U.S. Penitentiary Atwater on Friday. USP Atwater spokesman Miguel Chavez said the two men were walkaways from a minimum security facility at the prison. No description of the inmates was given. Return to mercedsunstar.com for more information on this story, which will be released as it becomes available. - Mike North

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