In an announcement, the police stated the search celebration, inclusive of detectives who have been on foot and in autos have been capable of cowl a lot floor which has led to the re-arrest of a number of escapees.
Principal at Hoërskool Swartland, Justus Schoonraad, stated a number of the prisoners jumped over the fence and entered the college premises.
“I used to be sitting at my desk after which I heard a couple of pictures from the neighborhood of the jail and that’s about 400 m from the college. I noticed lots of guys operating round, and these guys have been operating all over.”
A number of movies believed to be of the escape and the police chase, have been shared on social media.
The police spokesperson suggested members of the general public to not attempt to apprehend the escapees however to contact the next numbers if they’ve related data:
- Lt Col Ntsethe of Malmesbury police on 082 469 0975, or alternatively
- Jonathan Bredenkamp from the Division of Correctional Companies on 072 878 2685.
“Because the search intensifies extra assist might be summoned.”
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In the meantime, particulars of the jail break just isn’t but recognized but however investigation is underway to find out how the escape occurred.