Escapee Qaqanivalu captured

Serving prisoner Tevita Qaqanivalu in this picture provided by Fiji Police, He escaped from the Naboro minimum facility yesterday morning. Picture: SUPPLIED

SERVING prisoner Tevita Qaqanivalu who escaped from the Naboro Minimum Prison Complex at 3am yesterday has been captured.

Qaqanivalu was arrested at Vugalei in Lami this morning.

Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said Qaqanivalu was captured by a joint taskforce comprising officers from the Fiji Police Force and the Fiji Corrections Service.

Qaqanivalu was serving time for a series of burglaries and theft cases when he escaped from Naboro.

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