Inmates escape Baabda prison at dawn

Sat 21 Nov 2020 at 10:56 Security & Law

NNA - A number of prisoners broke down the doors of Baabda prison and fled to unknown destinations at dawn today, NNA reported on Saturday.

While the security forces were chasing the fugitives who stole a car in the locality of Hadat - Baabda, their vehicle collided with a tree, killing a number of them on the spot.

Security forces cordoned off the vicinity of the Justice Palace in Baabda and the surrounding area, noting that the Information Division of the Internal Security Forces re-arrested some of them.

On the emerge, Prosecutor in Mount Lebanon, Judge Ghada Aoun, started an investigation into the incident.

 

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