The escape occurred sometime between 5 and 8:45 a.m., when the inmates were discovered missing, Chicago police Sgt. Mark Lazarro said.
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Jose Banks, 37, and Kenneth Conley, 38, were wearing prison-issue orange jumpsuits but now might be wearing white T-shirts, gray sweat pants and white gym shoes, Sgt. Lazarro said.