2 inmates escape from federal prison in Atwater

March 19, 2011 

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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