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Tunnel discovery foils escape attempt at Bayport prison

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Officials at the Bayport prison foiled an attempted escape shortly before noon on Wednesday, after a correctional officer discovered an underground tunnel leading from the basement of one of the facility's industrial-manufacturing buildings.

No inmates escaped.

It was the first attempt of its kind in the institution's memory, officials said.

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