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3 escape Columbus County jail

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Officials in Columbus County are looking for two prisoners who escaped from the county jail over the weekend. A third man also escaped, but has since been caught. The two still missing are 26-year-old Jimmy Edwards of Chadbourne, and Benjamin Currie of Tabor City. Columbus County Sheriff Chris Batten says a computer glitch showed all prison doors were locked - but the inmates found one door that was open. The inmates then bent a latch that secured a chain link fence in a recreational area. The jail only held prisoners for two weeks. Batten says escapees should be considered armed and dangerous. If you see them call the Columbus County Sheriff's Office or just dial 911.

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LOOSE INMATES

YOU KEEP SAYING TO LOOK OUT FOR THE LOOSE INMATES DONT YOU THINK YOU NEED TO PUT THEIR PICTURES AND NAMES OUT OR DID THAT GET LOST TO

Better late than never.

You mean to tell me that these criminals, that are considered armed and dangerous, escaped over the weekend, and Sheriff Batten is just now telling the people who elected him that they need to be on the lookout for them. Hmmm must of been a computer glitch that didnt notify the media in time.