Guard Leaves Van Running, Prisoners Escape
'It’s not too often you come home and there’s 2 wanted fugitives sitting in your backyard'
By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner
Posted Sep 25, 2013 10:06 AM CDT
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(Newser) – Prison guards in Oklahoma reportedly made a big mistake—leaving the keys in a prison van, when it had eight prisoners inside. The van was reportedly stopping to help a sick prisoner but was left running. The prisoners were left in a locked compartment but two of the inmates were able to kick through a partition and take control of the van. Newsy reports on what happened next:

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Sep 26, 2013 2:04 PM CDT
Sep 26, 2013 1:34 AM CDT
That what sucks about privatizing the prison system. these companies become lax on regulations.
Sep 25, 2013 4:32 PM CDT
Why would it take both guards to tend to a sick prisoner?