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.
A convicted killer who was captured in Indiana after escaping from an Ionia prison is continuing to fight efforts to return him to Michigan.
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.
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.
A woman who escaped from a Michigan prison nearly 37 years ago has been found living under an alias in San Diego.
Police say 25-year-old Adrian Clay escaped from the Ryan Road Correctional Facility around 7:20 a.m. Saturday.
The search is officially off for a man who escaped from a Michigan prison camp in 1969 while serving time for burglary, officials said.
Michigan State Police say a parolee who walked away from his work detail at the Thumb Correctional Facility in Lapeer County has been captured.
Local schools were on alert Tuesday as authorities searched for a parole absconder from the Thumb Correctional Facility.
A California woman is talking about what she calls her “odyssey” of breaking out of a Michigan prison 35 years ago before establishing a comfortable life on the West Coast.