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Sun Jan 29 23:03:08 CST 2006
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO:
Death row escapee recaptured
GLENROY BISHOP, a death row prisoner who escaped from the Port of Spain
General Hospital in mid-December, was recaptured yesterday during a police
In the operation which included the Court and Process Branch ,Bishop was
held as he ran out of a maxi taxi, police said.
He was chased and held near Kantac Plaza , Arouca.
Bishop is expected to be placed on several identification parades before
appearing in court on several charges including possession of a .38
revolver, 20 rounds of ammunition.
He was sentenced to death for the December 21 1994 shooting death of
maxi-taxi conductor, Michael Cabral over a $2 fare.Bishop was at
under-going treatment when he escaped.
(source: Trinidad Express)
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