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Francisco Chavez Medina

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Two prisoners escape from Hays County jail, recaptured hours later

Two prisoners broke free from the Hays County Jail early this morning and after an ensuing manhunt were recaptured within hours, authorities say.

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Two escape from county jail, later apprehended

Two inmates escaped in the wee hours of Wednesday morning from the Hays County Jail. By daybreak, however, Francisco Chavez Medina of Kyle and James Roland Moore of Austin were back in custody.