Two MCOCA detainees escape from police lock up

Two criminals, lodged in the police lock up at the Vikramgadh police station here escaped in the wee hours on Saturday.

Updated: Dec 10, 2011, 18:24 PM IST

Thane: Two criminals, lodged in the police
lock up at the Vikramgadh police station here escaped in the
wee hours on Saturday, police said.

PI A N Sandbor of Vikramgadh police station said the two
accused were detained under MOCCA and lodged in lockup since
last one week.

Both detainees-- Anuj Chowgule and Royal E Sequeira cut
the iron grill of the cell and escaped around four in the
morning, he said.

Immediately, police spread a drag net and were successful
in arresting Anuj within the limits of the Manor police
station. Hunt is on for the other escapee, he added.

PTI