Female jailers arrested, fired after inmate escape

POSTED: Friday, May 22, 2009 - 5:05pm

UPDATED: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 12:03pm

LONGVIEW - Gregg County Sheriff's investigators say two on-leave jailers are fired after being arrested today. They've been charged with facilitating the escape of two inmates Tuesday.

The arrested jailers are 25-year-old Yvonne Oliver and 20-year-old Gracie Carrillo. Both women are from Longview.

The former jailers were arraigned this afternoon. Bond is set at $175,000 for each woman.

Sheriff Maxey Cerliano says the Sheriff's Department has already started new operational procedures as a result of this incident.

Stay tuned to KETK News for continuing coverage.

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