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Spokane County Jail inmate attempts escape

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An inmate at Spokane County Jail attempted to escape Friday evening. An inmate at Spokane County Jail attempted to escape Friday evening.
SPOKANE, Wash. - An inmate at Spokane County Jail attempted to escape his cell by breaking out a window Friday evening around 6 o'clock.


The inmate, identified as 33-year-old Jeremiah R. Logan, is incarcerated for charges of second degree child molestation and second degree child rape. 


Corrections officers searched Logan's cell after receiving a tip that he might be planning an escape. They found several small saw blades used to remove a metal bar from his bunk, and a rope made out of bed sheets. They also found his window broken out. Officials think Logan may have been attempting to bring a weapon in from the outside through the window to assist in his escape attempt.


Logan is now being held for new charges of second degree escape attempt and second degree malicious mischief in addition to his previous charges.


The Spokane County Sheriff's Offices reports that the investigation is active and that no further information will be available this weekend.

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