Ofer Prison 370.
(photo credit: Wikimedia Commons)
The Border Police and Israel Police are searching for a Palestinian detainee who
escaped from officers outside Ofer Prison near Ramallah on Sunday
The detainee was arrested earlier in the day after illegally
entering Israel, Border Police spokesman Idan Iluz said.
He added that he
is not a dangerous security prisoner and that officers know where he lives and
how to find him.
The detainee was not handcuffed at the time he managed
to attack, and then slip away from, the officers, Iluz said.
after the man escaped, Border Police head Asst.-Ch. Amos Yaakov opened an
investigation into the circumstances behind the escape.