Lusignan Prison escapee recaptured

Phillip Jhagroo, who was wanted for escaping from the Lusignan Prison in November 2020, has been recaptured.

Jhagroo was found at Ruby, West Coast Demerara (WCD) at around 07:00hrs today.

He will be charged criminally for escaping from lawful custody.

Jhagroo, along with two others, had escaped using a string of bedsheets.

Jhagroo was remanded on May 14, 2019 for allegedly killing his friend Mark Narine, 22.