2 Jailers Injured During Escape Attempt

class=”aligncenter size-full wp-image-39901″ src=”http://klax-tv.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/attemptedescape.jpg” alt=”attemptedescape” width=”400″ height=”294″ />Two jailers are hurt after an attempted escape last night in Vernon Parish. Deputies arrested Jose Ayala III and Joshua Griffin, both of Leesville.

Deputies say the escape attempt happened while jailers were giving medical assistance to another inmate.

Both are charged with attempted aggravated escape, introduction of contraband and battery of a correctional officer. The officers weren’t seriously hurt.

KLAX ABC 31 News 9/3/14