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OKLAHOMA HIGHWAY PATROL / MUG / JAMES GRIMES: 2LT James Pat Grimes  Grimes joined the OHP in 1966.  2LT Grimes and 2LT H.E. Hughes located two McAlester Penitentiary escapees involved in an earlier gunfight with Troopers Young and Summers near Kenefic when the escapees drove their stolen pickup into a Caddo residence yard. Trooper Lloyd Basinger, pilot of an O.H.P. aircraft, had spotted the stolen vehicle and guided patrol units until the convicts stopped their vehicle. 2LT Grimes was killed in the resulting gunfight before the two escapees were themselves shot and killed by troopers.