Escaped prisoners still at large; Hunt still on

POLICE are still searching for the three prisoners who escaped from the Nadi Police Station yesterday morning.

Spokesperson Ana Naisoro said Nacanieli Bakata, Ilaitia Vuivuda and Josaia Leone were remanded in police custody for aggravated robberies.

Anyone with information in relation to the case are requested to contact Crime Stoppers on 919 or the Nadi Police Station on 9905607.

An internal affairs investigation also began on Wednesday to determine how the trio escaped from lawful custody.

Ms Naisoro said the police officer was suspended pending the outcome of the investigation.

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