Archive for Friday, January 17, 2014

Ottawa County Jail inmate found guilty of escape

January 17, 2014


An inmate was found guilty of aggravated escape from custody and battery Thursday, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Santos M. Carrera-Morales, 24, who attempted to break out of Ottawa County Jail in 2012, will be sentenced Feb. 11.

Three other inmates were also sentenced in the March 2013 escape. Alberto Barraza-Lujan and Drew Wade will serve an additional 11 years in state prison. Eric James, sentenced in July 2012 on carjacking charges related to the escape, was sentenced to 18 years in federal prison.


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