update december 21:
JOSEPH “JOSE” BANKS, the 37-year-old Chicago man who was the subject of a manhunt following his December 18, 2012, escape from the Metropolitan Correctional Center in downtown Chicago, was taken into custody without incident late last night. Agents and officers from the Chicago FBI’s Violent Crimes Task Force, along with officers from the Chicago Police Department, arrested Banks at approximately 11:30 p.m. in the 2300 block of North Bosworth in Chicago.
The search for KENNETH CONLEY, Banks’ fellow escapee, continues.
JOSE BANKS, de 37 de ani si KENNETH CONLEY, 38 de ani au reusit sa fuga de la centrul de corectie din centrul orasului Chicago in aceasta dimineata. Autoritatile statale si federale sunt in cautarea lor, si cer sprijinul populatiei pentru a-i localiza si aresta.
Cei care au informatii pot suna la : 312-421-6700
The Federal Bureau of Investigation, along with its federal, state and local partners, is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and apprehending two individuals who escaped from the Metropolitan Correctional Center in downtown Chicago early this morning. They are currently the subject of a widespread manhunt under the coordination of the FBI.
The attached photos are of the two escapees: JOSE BANKS, male/black, age 37, 5’8”, 160 pounds, and KENNETH CONLEY, male/white, age 38, 6’0”, 185 pounds. The two, believed to be traveling together, were reportedly last seen earlier this morning in the Tinley Park area.