By AMY GAREIS      News-Herald Staff Writer

CADIZ – Two inmates at the Harrison County Jail are being held under tighter security after authorities thwarted an alleged escape attempt early Thursday.

Sheriff Joe Myers indicates the spot where the two inmates reportedly tried to burrow their way out of the Harrison County Jail. Michael Cheuvront, of Scio, and Toby Beatty, of Uhrichsville, were since moved to tighter security in Jefferson County to await attempted escape charges.

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