20 February 2012

PERU: 23 Feb UPDATE: More Escapees From Challapalca Prison Captured; Only 2 Unaccounted For.

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      Police report that only 2 prisoners are unaccounted for...of the 17 who escaped from the Challapalca prison in Puno.
     7 more were captured..and one found dead near Bolivia's border.
    17 dangerous criminals escaped...thru a highly coordinated effort...despite sparse communications systems in the remote area.
     The government closed and reinforced Chilean and Bolivian borders...and mobilized 3,000 police to track down the escapees.