David R. Brownell, TOMIS #97667Escaped February 28, 1986 from the Nashville Community Service Center
Offense/Sentence: Vehicle Homicide/Embezzlement Business (6 convictions), 13 Years
Subject walked away from a minimum security work detail.
Paul Carr, TOMIS #111872Escaped September 24, 1990 from the Knoxville Community Service Center
Offense/Sentence:Stolen Property Received (Over $100)/Burglary 2nd Degree/Burglary Tools-Possession (6 convictions), 14 Years
Subject left his assigned minimum security unit after dark to make good his escape.
Clifton Carter, TOMIS #58769Escaped July 16, 1965 from the Fort Pillow Prison and Farm
Offense/Sentence: Robbery-Armed With Deadly Weapon, 10 Years
Subject escaped while on work assignment as a minimum security farm worker. Subject escaped by jumping from a truck while delivering farm crops.
Antonio A. Castro, TOMIS #132315Escaped February 22, 1992 from the Nashville Community Service Center
Offense/Sentence: Theft of Property-$10,000-$60,000, 4 Years
Subject failed to return from a 3 day furlough.
Escaped September 13, 1978 from the Turney Center Industrial Prison
Offense/Sentence: Robbery-Armed With Deadly Weapon/Carnal Knowledge (12-18)/Heroin Sell Sch. 1/Synnarcotic Other-Sch. 2 (6 convictions), 40 Years
During a supervised trip away from the prison under guard by correctional officers, conspirators had hidden weapons and made them available to prisoners. Four prisoners, including Chism, used the firearms to overpower officers and escape.
Michael Cisewski, TOMIS #86224Escaped July 31, 1982 from the Nashville Community Service Center
Offense/Sentence: Robbery/Armed With Deadly Weapon, 10 Years
Subject left a minimum custody facility for a work detail and did not return.
Steve Collins, TOMIS #71552Escaped September 18, 1973 from the Knoxville Community Service Center
Offense/Sentence: Attempt to Commit Felony-Burglary, 3 Years
Edward H. Gray, TOMIS #83798Escaped August 28, 1980 from the Fort Pillow Prison and Farm
Offense/Sentence: Burglary 2nd Degree/Burglary 3rd Degree (3 convictions), 5 Years
Subject failed to return from a furlough.
Warren David Harris, TOMIS #72323Escaped April 3, 1975 from the Memphis CRC
Offense/Sentence: Grand Larceny (4 convictions), 8 Years
Subject bolted from the security office of the release center and escaped.
Samuel Harvey, TOMIS #40904Escaped December 6, 1950 from the Tennessee State Penitentiary
Offense/Sentence: Grand Larceny (4 convictions), 9 Years
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