Dominican military get 172 mug shots of Haiti jail escapees
Santo Domingo.- State security agencies recently received a list with the names and photos of 172 inmates who escaped from a Haitian jail last month.
The Defense Ministry, National Police and Immigration, among other agencies have the list and other data to coordinate the search for the fugitives which could’ve entered Dominican territory .
Nonetheless National Police spokesman Nelson Rosario on Thursday said intelligence indicates that none of the foreigners have entered the Dominican Republic.
He said the list was distributed to all Police regional commands, which will take action along with the other agencies, mainly at border crossings.
Once Dominican authorities were apprised of the massive prison break in Haiti, Defense minister Rubén Paulino ordered an heightened border patrols and surveillance.
Nov 11, 2016
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