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Apr 15

Second escapee caught, World War II week by week

The other man to escape from the new San Luis Obispo County Jail atop the new courthouse was caught. James W. Webb had been at large since November 27, 1942 and he was captured in Sacramento. He was hiding out in a house with a rifle, shotgun and a large amount of jewelry.

Telegram-Tribune from May 31, 1943.

Telegram-Tribune from May 31, 1943.

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