Crime/Justice

Haiti captures 19 fugitives after hundreds flee jail – Yahoo News


Haiti’s prime minister said that 19 fugitives had been captured after more than 300 escaped during a jailbreak at a high-security prison near the nation’s capital over the weekend.The prisoners fled the jail following a mutiny that erupted on Sunday, a spokesman for Haiti’s national police said.Among those back in custody was Clifford Brandt, “an influential businessman arrested in 2012 for kidnapping for ransom,” Laurent Lamothe told AFP.He said Brandt and three of his associates were captured at a border area with the help of Dominican police and around 50 Haitian officers. via – Yahoo News

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