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Linstead lock-up escapee charged with burglary and rape recaptured

Published:Friday | October 13, 2017 | 1:09 PM

The Linstead police have recaptured two more men who escaped from the lock-up.

Twenty-eight-year-old Ezroy Cohen of Banbury, Linstead, was recaptured as he attempted to board a taxi in the town centre about 11:50 last night.

He is charged with burglary and rape.

And 21-year-old Damion Daley, also of Banbury, Linstead, who is charged with arson, was recaptured in Riversdale about 7:30 this morning.

Cohen and Daley were among six men who escaped from the Linstead Lock-up on Wednesday.

Two other escapees, Alwayne Shakespeare and Daniel James, were previously recaptured.

Still on the run are 25-year-old Shane Wellington, who is charged with murder and 29-year-old Anthony Jarrett who is also charged with murder.

The police are renewing their appeal for the men to turn-in themselves.

Anyone with information on their whereabouts is being urged to call the police.

Persons are also being reminded that it is a criminal offence to harbour a fugitive.