Storm jail break in­mates cap­tured

The Daily Telegraph - - World News -

More than 100 pris­on­ers have been re­cap­tured af­ter break­ing out of a jail on the Bri­tish Vir­gin Is­lands dur­ing Hur­ri­cane Irma.

The gover­nor of the is­lands said the pris­on­ers of Bal­sam Ghut prison, on Tor­tola, the largest of the Vir­gin Is­lands, were rounded up on Thurs­day, fol­low­ing an op­er­a­tion by lo­cal and Cay­man Is­land po­lice, work­ing along­side the Bri­tish Royal Marines.

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