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Three on run after Geneva prison escape

National News // May 18, 2018

Three men are on the run after escaping the Champ Dollon prison in Geneva.

Rq88187 Three on run after Geneva prison escape

The break-out was during Wednesday night and Thursday morning. They were noticed when guards unlocked the facility for breakfast yesterday.

The prisoners are not locked in their cells overnight- but locked together in sections.

The men had broken a window and sawn through an iron grill. They scaled the wall using ropes made from linen.

Authorities say they believe they had outside help.  

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