The St Andrew police and a team from the Inspectorate of Constabulary are now carrying out a search for two of four prisoners who escaped custody at the Cross Roads Police Station in St Andrew on Wednesday afternoon of June 20th.
Reports are that, shortly after 6:30 pm, on Wednesday a police assigned to the cell block went to make checks on the prisoners and discovered that four of them had escaped. The men reportedly cut away a grill at the rear to one of the cells and escaped.
The lawmen acted swiftly and managed to recapture two of the fugitives. Those captured have been identified as, Rohan Brown, 21 year old, who was facing charges of robbery. He was captured in Olympic Gardens.
Along with, 23 year old, Richard Walker and he was facing charges of Buggery and Rape. Walker was recaptured at Diamond Road in Kingston.
The two men who are still on the run have been identified as, Eustace Powell, 19 year old, of Lincoln Road in Kingston. He was facing charges of Buggery and rape while the other escapee still on the run is Sanjay Burton, otherwise called (Christopher Peart or Michael), 29 year old, of Tavern Avenue in Kingston.
By: News Reporter