Six prisoners escape custody, one recaptured

October 11, 2017

Six prisoners escaped from the Linstead police lock-up this morning.

Reports are that about 9:30 a.m., police at the facility went to make checks and discovered that several of the inmates were missing.

The escapees on the run are:
1. Shane Wellington, 25-year-old of Cassava Pond, Ewarton, St. Catherine. He was charged with murder and frequents Ewarton and Breadnut Hill in St Ann.
2. Ezroy Cohen, 28-year-old of Banbury, Linstead. He is charged with Burglary and Rape.
3. Damion Daley, 24-year-old of Banbury Linstead. He is charged with Arson.
4. Daniel James, 22-year-old of Troja, St. Catherine. He is charged with rape.
5. Anthony Jarrett, 29-year-old of Mountain Pass, Linstead and Church Pen, Old Harbour both in St Catherine. He is charged with murder.

The sixth prisoner who escaped custody, Alwayne Shakespear, was recaptured in the Linstead Market.

The police are asking these men to turn themselves in or anyone with information as to their whereabouts to call the Linstead Police 985-2285, Police 119 emergency number or the nearest police station.