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Baton Rouge Inmate, Others Swipe Vehicle and Spark Wild Chase In Juvenile Prison’s 5th Escape in 2018

In a sensational jailbreak, two teenage inmates escaped from Louisiana's juvenile prison in Monroe early Monday, stole a state vehicle and drove it more than 40 miles south to the town of Olla, where they were captured following a manhunt that involved police dogs, a helicopter and lawmen on horseback.