Monroe County Jail escapee receives federal sentence

Posted at: 07/09/2013 10:08 PM
Updated at: 07/09/2013 10:23 PM

One of the men who escaped from the Monroe County Jail in March 2011 received his federal sentence Tuesday.

Eddie Palmer was sentenced to time served (approximately 15 months). Palmer is already serving three and half to 7 years in state prison.

Palmer helped Joseph Mitchell escaped from the Monroe County Jail on March 31, 2011.They used saw blades to cut through bars and a window at the jail. The two were found a week later inside a camping trailer in Sodus.