Prisoners escape in Kegalle after assaulting prison guards

prisoner-escapeA group of prisoners escaped after assaulting the prison guards in Kegalle today, the prisons department said.

A prisons spokesman said that five prisoners had escaped when they were taken to the Kegalle Magistrate’s Court.

One inmate was later arrested. An investigation has been launched into the incident. (Colombo Gazette)

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