Breaking News!!: San Francisco, CA: The 2 remaining escaped inmates have been taken into police custody.
According to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, the remaining 2 inmates who escaped from an Orange County Man Jail in Santa Ana, California last week were taken into custody on Saturday, January 30th, 2016.
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The 2 remaining escaped inmates, 20 year old Jonathan Tieu and 37 year old Hossein Nayeri, were taken into police custody by the San Francisco Police Department at around 8:50am PT after a civilian spotted a white GMC van associated with the inmates.
According to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department Sandra Hutchens, a civilian alerted police after she realized the van parked next to a Whole Foods parking lot near Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California was the same van she had seen in media reports.
Hossein Nayeri led law enforcement officers on a short foot pursuit before being caught at Waller Street and Stanyan Street.
Jonathan Tieu was found hiding in the van parked at Haight Street and Stanyan Street.
Several rounds of ammunition were also found in the van, however no weapons were recovered.
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