6 Pollsmoor prison inmates escape

2018-03-12 11:13
Pollsmoor Prison (Picture: Supplied)

Pollsmoor Prison (Picture: Supplied)

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Cape Town – Six prisoners have escaped from Pollsmoor prison in Tokai, Western Cape police said on Monday.

Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Andre Traut said the inmates escaped around 23:25 on Sunday night.

They apparently escaped from the youth and juvenile section of the prison, according to media reports.

"Circumstances surrounding the incident are being investigated," he said.

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