An inmate who escaped February 25 from Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla is now in custody in the Umatilla County Correctional Facility.
Law enforcement officials arrested Steven Lee Fox on Thursday morning at approximately 11:00 a.m. in Hermiston.
An M1A2 SEP Abrams main battle tank assigned to Eastern Oregon’s 3rd Battalion, 116th Cavalry Regiment, Oregon Army National Guard, opens fire at the Orchard Combat Training Center south of Boise, Idaho, in this 2013 photo. When the Eastern Oregon Guard outfit deploys to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California, in August, a lot will be riding on how the unit performs in the simulated combat environment on the Mojave Desert. (Pat Caldwell/For WesCom News Service)
BAKER CITY — The summer deployment of Eastern Oregon’s largest Army Guard unit to the National Training Center in California is more than just another training exercise, top leaders of the citizen-soldier outfit said last week.