Escaped Jasin Correctional Centre inmate recaptured

by Theleaders-Online | January 31, 2023 6:56 am

JASIN: An inmate who escaped from the Jasin Correctional Centre was recaptured around Alor Gajah at about 9 pm yesterday.

Acting Jasin district police chief ASP Mohd Fadzil Othman said the 43-year-old suspect was also produced before the Jasin Magistrate’s Court today to apply for a remand order.

“Investigations are still ongoing under Sections 223 and 224 of the Penal Code,” he said in a statement today.

Earlier the police had been tracking down the male prisoner since he was discovered missing by a warden on Jan 24 at 2.20 pm. –Bernama

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