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Diamond Crest facility escapee recaptured in Manchester

Published:Friday | March 18, 2016 | 3:52 AM

The inmate who escaped from the Diamond Crest facility in St Elizabeth Wednesday afternoon has been recaptured.

According to the National Security Ministry, 29-year-old Romaine Robinson otherwise called ShottaOneil and Crab was held last night in Gutters, Manchester.

Robinson, was admitted to the Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre in 2012 to serve a seven-year sentence for robbery with aggravation.

The Department of Correctional Services thanks the security forces, the media and citizens who aided in the recapture of the inmate.