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Forgery triggers inmate escape

A search is underway for two convicted killers who were released from a Florida prison due to forged release papers. Mark Potter reports.
A search is underway for two convicted killers who were released from a Florida prison due to forged release papers.  Mark Potter reports.

A massive manhunt continues for two convicted killers mistakenly released from a Florida prison thanks to forged documents.

Authorities say someone filed a phony document at the Orange County Courthouse in Orlando ordering the early release of Joseph Jenkins and Charles Walker.

The documents used to free them contained the signature of Judge Belvin Perry.

Perry says his signature was superimposed on the document by using a computer, which convinces him that the two escapees had outside help.

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