Court Tosses Escapee's $10M Suit It Says Took 'Chutzpah'An inmate who escaped from a high-rise federal jail in Chicago has a unique theory on who's to blame. He says the government was negligent in enabling the breakout, so he sued for $10 million in damages.
Bank Robber Pleads Guilty To Escape From Loop JailKenneth Conley changed his plea in U.S. District Court Monday after negotiating a plea agreement with prosecutors.
Escapee From Downtown Jail Plans To Plead GuiltyThe second of two federal inmates who made a daring escape from the downtown Metropolitan Correctional Center last winter plans to plead guilty, his attorney said Wednesday.
Bank Robber Indicted For Escape From Federal JailConley was charged with escaping from the MCC on Dec. 18, 2012 with his cellmate Joseph Jose Banks by scaling 17 floors down the side of the jail on a rope made of bedsheets and other material, according to the FBI.
Escape Charge Dropped Against Bank Robber Who Fled Federal JailEscape charges have been dropped against a convicted bank robber who climbed out of a high-rise jail in downtown Chicago.
One Of Two Escaped Bank Robbers Captured; Second Still On The RunOne of two convicted bank robbers who escaped from the federal jail in downtown Chicago this week was captured Thursday night.
FBI: Surveillance Video Shows Jail Escapees Getting Into CabTwo convicted bank robbers remained at large on Wednesday, the day after a brazen escape from the federal jail in the Loop.
Two Inmates Rappel 15 Stories To Escape From Federal Jail In Loop Two inmates escaped Tuesday morning from the federal jail in the Loop, using bedsheets tied together to rappel 15 floors to the ground.