"We expect to be assassinated at any time".
The FBI has a tip line set up at 1-877-WANTED2. The reward pool in the case climbed past $125,000 Thursday. "As long as they are out, they will pose a threat to the communities they are in".
"They were inside the caged area of the bus", Sills said.
RIDGELAND, SC- Multiple agencies are suspending the investigation into reports of a possible sighting of two escaped prisoners from Georgia. Billue, 58, a 10-year employee, is survived by his father, brother and sister, Georgia Department of Corrections Commissioner Greg Dozier said.
They escaped Tuesday after overpowering the guards on a Baldwin State Prison bus.
Georgia State Patrol Col. Mark McDonough said a ranger with the Department of Natural Resources, which shares the radio channel with GSP, heard the transmissions about the shooting and the carjacking victim and tied the two together.
People in Madison were relieved that it appears the alleged killers have left their town. 16 West of Sparta near Eatonton around 5:45 a.m.
Further details on their capture were not immediately available.
Police found the Honda Wednesday evening in a wooded embankment off the side of the road near the home that was broken into. The driver was unharmed and flagged down the next vehicle for help. "I had been within 40 yards of that vehicle and I didn't even see it". By then, the trail had gone cold.
Sills said the resources committed to apprehending the two prisoners are also unprecedented.
After their bloody jailbreak, the two men were spotted in the town of Madison where they broke into a house and helped themselves to clothes that would make them less noticeable.
They all say the pressure will not ease.
A reward for information leading to the arrests of Dubose and Rowe is up to $130,000.
"This callous, heinous crime is another stark reminder how risky it is for all our law enforcement brothers and sisters across this country", NYSCOPBA President Michael Powers said in a statement. That's when the inmates left the auto and ran away on foot in the area before they were captured.
"We're actively looking for these two individuals", he said, "anywhere they might be on the planet Earth". "It's not just because it was law enforcement officers (killed), the public is in grave danger". "If somebody is helping them and we find out who they are, they will be prosecuted as participants in this crime, there's no doubt about that".
Making a direct appeal to the two fugitives, the sheriff said: "You need to surrender".