Police acting on a tip-off earlier this morning recaptured Dexter Jn. Baptiste aka Coco who had escaped their custody on Monday morning in Vieux Fort.
Reports are that Jn. Baptiste, who was on remand at the Bordelais Correctional Facility, was being escorted to the Second District Court on Theodore Street in Vieux Fort when he made a run from the vehicle in which he was being transported.
According to sources he was on remand for an indictable offense and is well known to police. Dexter Jn. Baptiste is reported to have a string of aliases including Coco, Bull the Flow, Chucky, Dave, and Scar Face.
After being apprehended Jn. Baptiste was transported to the Vieux Fort police station where he is currently being held.
An internal police investigation is continuing into the circumstances surrounding the escape.