Accused escape through holding cell roof

2012-08-29 18:00
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Johannesburg - A police hunt for two men who escaped from the Siloam police holding cells in Polokwane was continuing, Limpopo police said on Wednesday.

Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi said 20-year-old Khangwane John Chikwanda and Chatiba Mudau, 23, escaped through the roof of the holding cells on Sunday.

"They are both Zimbabwean nationals and are facing a series of charges including murder."

Mulaudzi said the men also face a charge of house robbery and business robbery.

"Anyone who sees the men is advised not to confront them as they are dangerous, but to immediately contact the police," Mulaudzi said.

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