Hunt on for three escaped prisoners

– Investigation launched to determine escape  

DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 15, 2018

Director of Prisons, Gladwin Samuels has stated that an investigation has been launched to determine how three inmates housed at the Lusignan Prison, East Coast Demerara escaped this morning from the facility.

Prison officials have confirmed that at 04:40hrs the three prisoners escaped the facility by scaling the wall. On the run are Sudesh Dyal, 23 remanded for Break and Enter and Larceny and Escape from custody; Dexroy Pollard, 29, of Wales Village for Break and Enter and Larceny; and murder accused Travis Evans, age 23 of ‘C’ Field Sophia.

The Guyana Police Force is currently putting all measures in place to locate and apprehend the escaped prisoners. Detailed report to follow.

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