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São Vicente - Fugitive from Ribeirinha prison caught by prison officers

  • It's not known how the prisoner had escaped from prison but the prison officers have been claimed to create better security conditions in national prisons

Mindelo - 31 October - The inmate Kevin Gil who fled the Ribeirinha prison in São Vicente island on Saturday morning was captured on the same day around 11 pm in Madeiralzinho by Prison agents.

According to the newspaper Noticias do Norte, the prisoner managed to jump one of the walls of the prison.

The capture took place normally, the fugitive who is considered one of the dangerous prisoners has been brought back to the prison and his situation will become even worse.

The prisoner would have threatened to kill a witness who testified against him during his trial.

It is not known how the prisoner had escaped from prison but the prison officers have been claimed to create better security conditions in national prisons, as well as strengthening the effective body considered insufficient given the overcrowding of the prisons.

Ocean Press - Editorial Office