Viral Videos Shows Seattle Inmates Hopping Prison Fence
A news reporter from KIRO 7 in Seattle Tweeted out a video of inmates hopping a prison fence and escaping.
BREAKING NEWS: New video shows inmates jumping a fence and escaping from the Yakima County Jail. @KIRO7Seattle
Video: Briseida & Alex Gonzalez pic.twitter.com/u2ISdkFw02
— Michael Spears (@MichaelKIRO7) March 24, 2020
The prison later released a statement explaining that on Monday march 23rd at around 7pm “inmates in Annex C were able to break open and exterior fire door using a table from inside.” The local police were able to capture some of the inmate but 6 remain at large. Read the prison’s full statement below.