Sunday 5 July, 2020

Five teens accused of murder escape from YTC

Pictured from left: Dillano Marcano, Darren Scott, Jaden Fletcher, Anthony Ramsumair, Shakeel Seepersad.

Pictured from left: Dillano Marcano, Darren Scott, Jaden Fletcher, Anthony Ramsumair, Shakeel Seepersad.

A police manhunt is underway following the escape of five detainees of the Youth Training Rehabilitation Centre who are charged for murder.

An all-points bulletin has been issued for the recapture of the five juveniles who were discovered missing from the Success dormitory around 2.45 am.

The Prison Service confirmed that they escaped through the ceiling. 

An investigation has since been launched to determine the circumstances leading to this incident.

The escapees have been identified as: Dillano Marcano of La Paille Village Drive Caroni; Jaden Fletcher of Lp#73 Parrylands Village, Guapo; Anthony Ramsumair of No. 12 New Village Extension, La Fortune, Woodland; Shakeel Brian Seepersad of No. 24 Sea Trace, Bagatelle Road, Diego Martin and Darren Scott of O'meara Road, Carapo Village, Arima.

Anyone with information that can assist in the recapture of the escaped teens can contact the police at 999, 911, 555, 800-TIPS, 800-PRSN (7776) or the Prison Authorities at 623-7070, any police station or text/WhatsApp 482-GARY.

The Prison Service has advised that the escapees are considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached if seen.

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