Al­leged es­capees face court

Mercury (Hobart) - - NEWS - LORETTA LOHBERGER Court Re­porter

TWO pris­on­ers charged with es­cap­ing cus­tody have ap­peared in court in Ho­bart.

Gra­ham John En­niss, 38, and Shaun An­thony Den­ni­son, 29, ap­peared in the Ho­bart Mag­is­trates Court on Mon­day. Nei­ther en­tered a plea to the charge, and will re­turn to court next month.

En­niss has also been charged with bur­glary and two counts of steal­ing, al­legedly com­mit­ted on Septem­ber 23, and is yet to en­ter pleas to those charges.

Po­lice allege En­niss en­tered a car­a­van on Su­gar­loaf Rd, Ris­don Vale, as a tres­passer on Septem­ber 23, and that he stole items in­clud­ing food, toi­letries, cloth­ing and a doona, val­ued at $600, from the car­a­van.

It is fur­ther al­leged En­niss stole a pair of kevlar-lined jeans and a Poi­son tank top that be­longed to an­other per­son and were val­ued at about $120.

En­niss was ar­rested on Septem­ber 24 following a po­lice search of the Ris­don Vale area.

En­niss is due to face court again on Novem­ber 21, while Den­ni­son is due to face court again on Novem­ber 13. Both men were re­manded in cus­tody.

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