PRISON BREAK AND POLICE OFFICERS CALLED IN FOR DUTY.
The Samoa Police Service are calling in all police officers to deal with what they have now confirmed as a mass prison break.
The SPS notice says that they were notified at 8.44pm by the Samoa Prisons and Correction Services that an estimated 29 prisoners have escaped from the Tanumalala Prisons.
“We wish to inform the general public that at 8.44pm SPS was notified by the Samoa Prisons and Correction Services that an estimate of 29 prisoners have escaped from the Tanumalala Prisons”.
“We advise the public especially those living in Aleisa, Tanumalala, Leulumoega areas close to Tanumalala prison to be vigilant and report any suspicious activities around your area tonight”.
Samoa Police say that a list and photos of escaped prisoners will be made available as soon as they receive them from SPCS.
The notice reiterates the call for all hands on deck for the Samoa Police Service.
“ALL POLICE OFFICERS ARE REQUIRED TO REPORT BACK FOR DUTY AT HEADQUARTERS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE”.
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