Windhoek Maximum Security Prison escapees captured and in custody

October 6, 2013, 7:53 am

Latest news is that those three escaped convicts have just been caught at the road block along Airport road. Police press conference at 2 will give more details. The Beukes brothers and their third accomplice are now under heavy police card on their way back to prison. 

Sylvester Beukes, who executed the Erasmus couple and the six people at the farm between Rehoboth and Kalkrand in March 2005, has been locked up with his brother in Unit 7, for murder, robbery with aggravating circumstances, housebreaking, arson and unlawful possession of a fire arm and ammunition.
Gavin was found guilty of common purpose on all the charges.

In the picture, Sylvester (third from left), and Gavin (fourth from left) when they appeared in court in 2011.