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Flykten från Alcatraz

Nobody escapes from Alcatraz.

”Nobody escapes from Alcatraz” was the common notion about how secure the Alcatraz prison - situated in the middle of the San Fransisco bay. However one night in June 1962 inmates Frank Morris and brothers John and Clarence Anglin proved the theory wrong. The three bank robbers bore through the prison walls, left paper-maché dummies in their beds and floated away on a raft made from 50 raincoats. But what happened next has stumped historians for decades. Their bodies were never recovered, leaving many wondering whether they perished in the choppy San Fransisco Bay or made it to shore - and freedom...