Eleven suspects are said to have run away from a Bungoma police cell after digging a hole through a wall on Sunday morning.
According to a police report one of one suspects was caught following the incident. The findings also indicate that the police manning the police station received a tip of from other prisoners of the escape.
“The escapees has cut an angle line metal bar that reinforced the door of the cell and used the same to dig the hole,” the report noted.
The suspected who fled are said to include;
- Brian Ochieng and John Wanyonyi (robbery with violence suspects)
- Simon Wekesa (assault)
- Collins Juma (assault)
- Alex simiyu Muyekho (theft)
- Bramwell Barasa (defilement)
- Pascal Kiberenge (impersonation)
- Emmanuel Wakoko (assault)
- John Barasa (breaking and stealing) and
- Isaac Wekesa (theft)
Simon Wekesa was shot on the thigh as he tried to escape is currently at Bugoma Refferal Hospital receiving medical care.