Inmate at large recaptured

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AMMAN — An inmate who escaped from Swaqa Correctional and Rehabilitation Center was recaptured on Tuesday, a spokesperson for the Public Security Directorate said, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

The convict, who was not named, was back in custody after intensive efforts by police personnel who began tracking him immediately after he fled the facility in southern Jordan, said the spokesperson, who was not identified.

The man was questioned about the circumstances of his escape, according to the spokesperson, who added that legal action will be taken against him and those who provided him sanctuary.

The spokesperson said that a judicial investigation team will further hear from the inmate to determine what went wrong and led to the jail break and bring those responsible to account.

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