(LIMA, Ohio) — T.J. Lane, who was serving multiple life sentences for a notorious high school shooting spree, escaped Thursday night from an Ohio prison, officials said.
Lane, who is now 19, broke out of the Allen Correctional Facility along with another prisoner, Clifford Opperud, 45.
Officials are warning residents of Lima, Ohio, near the prison to not open doors to strangers or pick up hitchhikers. A police dragnet was moving through the town, and police asked residents not to tweet the location of officers.
Lane shot and killed three students at Chardon High School on Feb. 27, 2012. He was sentenced to three life sentences.
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