1 Oct 2012

Two prison escapees in Fiji to appear in court today

7:35 am on 1 October 2012

In Fiji, two of the five escapees that fled the from the Naboro Medium facility two weeks ago and were captured last week are expected to appear in the Magistrates Court in Suva today.

Police Chief Operations Officer, Rusiate Tudravu says Isoa Waqa and Tevita Sugu are now in custody while the other three are still under medical observation.

They were hospitalised after they were recaptured on Friday.

Rusiate Tudravu told Fiji Live the three other escapees will be placed in custody soon where they will then be interrogated by Police.

Meanwhile, police are still investigating people who were harbouring these escapees.