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Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Convicted Killer Who Escaped Prison Will Represent Himself At Trial

A convicted murderer who escaped from a Michigan prison on Super Bowl Sunday will represent himself at trial on escape, carjacking and kidnapping charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Convicted Murderer Arraigned In Prison Escape

A convicted murderer who broke out of a Michigan prison in February was arraigned on escape, carjacking and kidnapping charges earlier this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Escaped Prisoner Is Back In Michigan’s Hands

A man who escaped from a Michigan prison in February is back in the state after no longer opposing his extradition from Indiana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Michigan: Failure To Reset Alarms Key To Prison Escape

Guards didn’t properly operate the motion-detector alarms at a gate the inmate pried open with scissors and a belt buckle, investigators concluded Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Inmate Who Escaped From Mich. Prison Fights Return

A convicted killer who was captured in Indiana after escaping from an Ionia prison is continuing to fight efforts to return him to Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Captured Inmate Says Prison Break Was ‘Relatively Simple’

Michael Elliot said it took at least 30 minutes to escape and another hour to run to the city of Ionia. He said he jumped in the snow every time he saw a car.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2014

Police: Disparate Factors Led To Fugitive’s Arrest

Police say the woman’s luck ran out after 37 years on the run not because of an intense manhunt but rather two disparate factors: bad weather and her distinctive eyes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2014

Michigan Fugitive Sought Since 1977 Found In California

A woman who escaped from a Michigan prison nearly 37 years ago has been found living under an alias in San Diego.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2014

Adrian Clay (Police Handout)

Prisoner Escapes From Detroit’s Ryan Road Correctional Facility

Police say 25-year-old Adrian Clay escaped from the Ryan Road Correctional Facility around 7:20 a.m. Saturday.

12/28/2013

Michigan Officially Ends Search For 1969 Escapee

The search is officially off for a man who escaped from a Michigan prison camp in 1969 while serving time for burglary, officials said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2013

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