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Inmate escapes from Ind. prison


April 04, 2001
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Inmate escapes from Ind. prison

By Stan Maddux; Tribune Correspondent
March 29, 2001 Thursday Marshall Edition
Copyright 2001 South Bend Tribune Corporation
South Bend Tribune
March 29, 2001 Thursday Marshall Edition

(WESTVILLE, Ind.) -  A Westville Correctional Facility inmate escaped Wednesday by driving off the prison grounds and was last seen headed west toward Porter County on U.S. 6.

Fred Bishop, 27, was working kitchen duty when he made his way over to an unmarked prison van that was being loaded with supplies and climbed behind the wheel, according to prison officials.

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