Escaped prisoner – Shaquillle Bastien – surrenders to the police

Shaquille Bastien

Less than 24 hours after escaping the lawful confinement of the Dominica State Prison, Shaquille Bastien, alias Tiki, voluntarily surrendered to the Police on October 15, 2023, at the Roseau Police Station.

On Saturday, the Commonwealth of Dominica Police Force (CDPF), issued a bulletin seeking the public assistance in locating the 28-year-old of Fortune.

In November 2022, Bastien was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of three years following his conviction of theft. Almost a year later, he executed a daring escape, successfully eluding law enforcement for a brief period. However, he eventually surrendered to the police at the Roseau Police Station at 6:15 a.m. today.

Details regarding the circumstances of his escape and activities during this time remain unknown. Despite his surrender, Bastien’s brief taste of freedom comes with its own consequences, as he will face additional charges related to his escape from lawful confinement.

Dominica News Online (DNO) will continue to follow this story and report any new development as it becomes available.

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  1. Bwa-Banday
    October 16, 2023

    By their face you shall know them :twisted:
    Put him in solitary confinement for the remainder of his sentence pleaseeee!

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  2. Waiting For Airport
    October 16, 2023

    My boy you done escape already, at least wait and enjoy festival before you go back inside nah

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    • Ibo France
      October 16, 2023

      We should not make light of such a serious crime. This escaped inmate has nothing to lose so he might just commit more serious crimes now he’s on the run. Humour has its place but not in this specific case.

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      • To Ibo France
        October 16, 2023

        Ibo France did u read the heading? Read again my boy and apologize for you did not read.

        “Escaped prisoner – Shaquillle Bastien – surrenders to the police
        Dominica News Online – Sunday, October 15th, 2023 at 10:19 PM”

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