Bahrain captures two inmates who escaped from jail

Bahrain has arrested two detainees who escaped from the central person on April 21.

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Published: Fri 25 Apr 2014, 12:03 AM

Last updated: Sat 4 Apr 2015, 4:55 AM

The Interior Ministry said on Wednesday that the detainees and other wanted men were found in a house in Saar area in the west of Manama.

Following the escape the prison chief was dismissed, the interior ministry said. Interior Minister Lieutenant-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa ordered the transfer of the Director of Reformation and Rehabilitation to the public security presidency. An investigation committee has been formed to investigate the circumstances surrounding the escape.

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