3 robbery suspects escape from Isiolo GK prison
22 April 2016, 15:19
Isiolo - Three men arrested over robbery with violence have escaped from the Isiolo GK prison where they were being held awaiting trial.
The County prison Commander, Ibrahim Hassan said the suspects escaped through a ventilation hole in the cell-room at around 4.30am.
He observed that the trio remandees broke the ventilation through which they escaped silently.
“The security officers responded by shooting but it was raining heavily and that gave the three the leeway to flee,” Hassan added.
He stated that two prison warders who were on duty during the incident have since been suspended as investigations kick off.
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