The Malta Independent 1 September 2016, Thursday

Migrant turns himself in after escaping detention centre 2 years ago, handed 6-month sentence

Jacob Borg Friday, 8 January 2016, 13:44 Last update: about 9 months ago

A Senegalese migrant who escaped from detention two years ago has been handed a six-month prison sentence after turning himself in to the police.

The 26-year-old man - Kausu Kanin – admitted escaping from the Safi detention centre in January 2014.

Magistrate Gabriella Vella presided and Inspector Victor Aquilina prosecuted. 

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