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2nd inmate is captured near Oregon institution

ONTARIO, Ore. (AP) — Two inmates, including one serving a life sentence for murder, escaped from prison after cutting a hole in a perimeter fence.

The murderer was captured Thursday morning by the Fort Hall Tribal Police Department near Pocatello after a confrontation with a homeowner.

Lee John Knoch was being held in Idaho until extradition proceedings can be held on returning him to Oregon.

The second inmate, Aaron O'Hara, 23, a convicted rapist, was captured on roads near the Snake River Correctional Institution just after the Wednesday escape, said Perrin Damon, a spokeswoman for the state Department of Correction.