Edo - A inmate from the Benin Central Prison has escaped in the
Edo State while in the company of a prison guard, Punch reported.
According to prison guards, the prisoner was being transported to
the prison headquarters in the company of the guards before he ran away by
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The prisoners was only wearing shorts when he fled the prison,
when question the guard stated that he had gone to eat while he was supposed to
look after the prisoner.
A search party has been organised to find the fugitive but has not
been found yet.
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