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Prison Escape

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

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Did The Privatization Of Food Service In Michigan Prisons Contribute To Prison Break?

Senator Glenn Anderson says scaling back perimeter patrols was “foolish” — security is weaker because food services have been privatized.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2014

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

Police Capture Escaped Michigan Prisoner In Indiana

A convicted killer who made a brazen escape from a mid-Michigan prison on Sunday night has been captured in Indiana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2014

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

Officials: Convicted Murderer Escapes Mich. Prison

“It appears that he created a hole at the bottom of the two perimeter fences of the correctional facility and then crawled through those holes,” Marlan said.

CBS Detroit–02/03/2014

Rocky Marquez (Booking Photo)

Inmate Charged After Switching IDs With Escapee

Federal authorities have charged a Wayne County jail inmate with assisting the escape of another inmate by switching identity wristbands.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2013

Rocky Marquez (Booking Photo)

Two-Time Prison Escapee On The Run In Metro Detroit

U.S. Marshals are still following active leads in the search for an escaped federal inmate who pulled off what may seem impossible.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2013

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Police Hope 2nd Time Isn’t The Charm For Prison Escapee

Authorities say this is the second time Rocky Marquez has escaped jail by pretending to be someone else.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2013

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