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UPDATE: Second escaped inmate now in custody in Douglas County

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Posted at 7:52 AM, Sep 23, 2022

UPDATE 10/6/2022 2:32 p.m.

Matthew Hurich is in custody as of Wednesday. He went missing on Sept. 22, according to the Nebraska Department of Corrections.

UPDATE 09/26/2022 8:15p.m.

An inmate missing from the Community Corrections Center in Omaha has turned himself in to authorities. Clifford Brown went to the Omaha Police Department. He was transported to the Douglas County Correctional Center.

Brown left the facility on the evening of September 22 with Matthew Hurich. Hurich has not been located.


Authorities say two inmates have escaped from the Community Correctional Center in Omaha.

The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) says Clifford Brown and Matthew Hurich left the facility Thursday night.

NDCS says they removed their electronic monitors, which were recovered less than a block away.

Brown is serving a three-year sentence for possession of a controlled substance and Hurich is serving an 11-year sentence for robbery and terroristic threats.

If you know where they are, you're urged to call local authorities or the Nebraska State Patrol.

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