Nigerian awaiting deportation escapes from detention center

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
November 9, 2012 18:39

A Nigerian citizen awaiting deportation from Israel escaped from a detention center at Ben Gurion airport Thursday night.

The foreign national escaped after guards at the facility removed him from his cell to make a phone call.

Authorities confirmed a search was initiated to locate the man.

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