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Police lists seven Portmore lock-up escapees

Published:Tuesday | March 17, 2015 | 11:11 AM

The Police have listed the seven wanted men who escaped from the Portmore Police lockup in Portmore, St Catherine yesterday.

Among them are 42-year-old Paul Hendricks, otherwise called ‘Sevens’; 26-year-old Alton Maxwell, alias ‘Putty Wet’; and 20-year-old Kidane Higgins.

The police say Hendricks is charged with two counts of murder, Maxwell is charged with murder and shooting and Higgins is charged with murder.

Also being sought are 22-year-old Kelroy Millwood; 21-year-old Davian O’Sullivan, otherwise called ‘Beenie Man’; and 26-year-old Kevin Lawrence otherwise called ‘Kitty Paw’.

Millwood and Lawrence are both charged with murder, shooting and illegal possession of firearm, while O’Sullivan is facing three counts of murder, robbery with aggravation and illegal possession of firearm.

The seventh escapee being sought is 20-year-old Travis Perry, otherwise called ‘Junior’, of Darlington Drive, Old Harbour, St Catherine.

Anyone with information that can lead to the capture of these men is being asked to contact the Portmore Police at 949-8422, Police 119 emergency number or the nearest Police Station.

And the Police are also appealing to residents not to give safe haven to these men, as it is an offence to harbour criminals.