3 Prisoners Flee a Jail in Hudaidah [Archives:2002/05/Local News]

January 28 2002

Three criminals convicted with grave charges escaped the Bait al-Fakih jail in Hodaidah governorate last week. Although the prisoners were chained and under strict supervision they could escape the jail, a source said. The escape was facilitated by the persons in charge of the jail a witness reported. Despite this concerned authorities have not taken any measure to track down the escapees and punish the officials of the prison.