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Inmates kill 2 Georgia prison guards during bus transport

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Authorities say two inmates killed two correctional officers during a bus transport in Georgia and are now being sought by law enforcement, according to a CBS report.

The incident happened around 8 a.m. Tuesday on Highway 16 near Sparta in Putnam County.

Police say the inmates were on work detail before escaping and shooting the two correctional officers. The correctional officers were pronounced dead a short time later.

The two inmates are identified as Donnie Russell Rowe and Ricky DuBose.

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