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Dhurringile escapee was facing deportation

Vikramjit Singh, who walked off the prison ground on July 1, was set to be deported when his sentenced ended, only days after he escaped.

JENNA BISHOP August 27, 2014 5:03pm

The latest prisoner to escape from Dhurringile Prison was due to be deported at the end of his sentence, Corrections Victoria confirmed at a public meeting in Dhurringile last night.
Vikramjit Singh escaped from the prison on August 1, days before he was due to be released.
Corrections Victoria also confirmed that the ‘‘majority’’ of the eight prisoners who had escaped since November were also nearing the end of their sentence.

For more, see tomorrow's Shepparton News.

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