Tawa: Prison Escapee
NZ Police CommCens Alert 10:35 4-10-2006 Wellington
Location of incident: Tawa
Incident Type: Escapee
A prisoner from Arohata Womens Prison has escaped from custody whileshe was being treated at a local dentist in Tawa. The prisoner is described as female maori, fair complexion, long sjoulder length hair, medium build. She was not handcuffed at the time.
Police searches are concentrating in and around the Tawa shops and the local train stations.