United States: Four inmates fled from a federal prison’s satellite camp in Virginia, according to the officials.
On Saturday morning, the four inmates, Inmates Corey Branch, Tavares Lajuane Graham, Lamonte Rashawn Willis and Kareem Allen Shaw, were found missing from the Federal Correctional Complex Petersburg’s satellite camp in Hopewell, Virginia, at about 1:45 a.m., at per the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
The officials stated that the minimum-security facility houses 185 male offenders. They have not shared any information about those four people who escaped.
Moreover, the United States Marshals Service, the FBI and other law enforcement agencies were notified, and an internal investigation has been initiated, says the officials.
For fentanyl possession with the intent to distribute and felon in possession of a handgun, Branch, 41, was termed for more than 13-year in the Eastern District of Virginia. For having 500 grams or more of cocaine, 28 grams or more of cocaine base, and having a handgun in his possession with the purpose of committing a narcotics trafficking felony, 44-year-old Graham was given a 10-year term in the Eastern District of North Carolina.
Willis, 30, was sentenced in the Western District of Virginia for having and concealing a stolen handgun and having a firearm in his possession as a felon. For conspiring to possess heroin in quantity sufficient for distribution, Shaw, 46, received a sentence of more than 16 years in the Western District of Virginia.