LIMA, OHIO -
Authors David Meyers, Elise Meyers Walker, and James Dailey spoke about their new book "Inside the Ohio Penitentiary" to the Allen County Historical Society.
Some of the stories presented in the book include inmates who were transferred from Columbus to the Lima State Hospital for the criminally insane and members of Dillinger's gang that were tied to Allen County.
One author of the book says readers will be able to gain historical knowledge by reading about the different eras of the prison.
"Inside the Ohio Penitentiary" can be ordered and purchased at a bookstore nearby.