The hunt is still on: 50 years after three inmates 'escaped' from Alcatraz through spoon-dug tunnels a U.S. marshal searches for an 80-year-old fugitive. Who are they now? The prisoners made papier-mache dummy heads to fool prison guards

The hunt is still on: 50 years after three inmates 'escaped' from Alcatraz through spoon-dug tunnels a U.S. marshal searches for an 80-year-old fugitive. Who are they now? The prisoners made papier-mache dummy heads to fool prison guards

Dummy head used by John Anglin to fool prison guards, Alcatraz, 1962

Dummy head used by John Anglin to fool prison guards, Alcatraz, 1962

John Anglin

John Anglin

John Anglin - head shot. Looks like my great grandfather too.

John Anglin - head shot. Looks like my great grandfather too.

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On this day – June 11, 1962 – Frank Morris, John Anglin and Clarence Anglin allegedly become the only prisoners to escape from the prison on Alcatraz Island.

On this day – June 11, 1962 – Frank Morris, John Anglin and Clarence Anglin allegedly become the only prisoners to escape from the prison on Alcatraz Island.

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On this day – June 11, 1962 – Frank Morris, John Anglin and Clarence Anglin allegedly become the only prisoners to escape from the prison on Alcatraz Island.

On this day – June 11, 1962 – Frank Morris, John Anglin and Clarence Anglin allegedly become the only prisoners to escape from the prison on Alcatraz Island.

50 Years Later, Still Looking for Alcatraz Escapees. Escapee John Anglin would be 82 years old if still alive today.

50 Years Later, Still Looking for Alcatraz Escapees. Escapee John Anglin would be 82 years old if still alive today.

ClassicPics ‏@History_Pics  Dummy head used by John Anglin to fool prison guards while he and two other convicts escaped Alcatraz. 1962

ClassicPics ‏@History_Pics Dummy head used by John Anglin to fool prison guards while he and two other convicts escaped Alcatraz. 1962

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Clarence Anglin showing in his younger and projected older self, a combination handout photo from U.S. Department of Justice.

Clarence Anglin showing in his younger and projected older self, a combination handout photo from U.S. Department of Justice.

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John Anglin Wanted Poster FBI wanted poster for John Anglin, one of the 1962 escapees.

John Anglin Wanted Poster FBI wanted poster for John Anglin, one of the 1962 escapees.

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