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The Southsider Gang Escape

Tommy, Arturo and Snoop discuss their escape from prison. The three prisoners discover a blind spot in the CCTV cameras in the jail in the outside corridor outside their cells. This is where they find an entrance to a pipe chase. This is their way out.

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Gang members Tommy Valdez, Johnathon “Snoopy” Rodriguez and Arturo Torres are locked up in the Grant County Detention Center in New Mexico, but they are determined to escape. National Geographic Channel goes inside their dramatic escape plan. See how they avoid guard checks and dig their way out to reach the prison roof. Now armed and high on drugs with help from other gang members, the three men make for the Mexican border, with the police in hot pursuit.