prison escape

Wesley Evans, 20, was likely hoping for a clean escape when he hid in his girlfriend's dishwasher. But he was caught one day after escaping custody at the Jasper Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, according to the New York Daily News.

DANNEMORA, N.Y. (AP) — Two murderers who used power tools to escape from prison must have taken days to cut through steel walls and pipes and break through the bricks, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday as a $100,000 reward was posted for information leading to their capture. Authorities were investigating how the inmates obtained the […]

CHICAGO (AP) — A massive manhunt is under way after two bank robbers pulled off a daring escape from downtown Chicago’s high-rise jail by apparently squeezing through a narrow window and scaling down about 20 stories using a knotted rope or bed sheets. Police helicopters and canine units swarmed the area, but not until more […]