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Spokane County Sheriff's Air 1 Helps Capture Escapee in North Idaho

Posted 12/11/2012 10:09 AM by MDGREGORY

On August 16th at approximately 2:30 am, Benewah County Sheriff’s Department sent out an alert on two escapees from their jail.

Spokane County Sheriff’s Air 1 was called in to assist Kootenai County Sheriff’s Deputies & additional North Idaho agencies with the search for the 2 escapees.

Air 1 located one of the suspects and guided ground unit it to make the arrest. The Air 1 crews experienced high wind gusts during the search which made it very difficult to maintain a steady camera view.

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