Police authorities have announced the recapture of the three inmates who escaped from the detention cell of Butuan Police Station 3 on Friday.
The escapees, identified as Ernesto Montoya, Millien Mark Dumaplin and Dingdong Elisan Del Rosario, were collared in Kitcharao town in Agusan del Norte on Saturday.
Montoya is facing a charge of illegal possession of firearms and ammunition , while Dumaplin and Del Rosario face illegal possession of explosive device and illegal drug charges, respectively.
The detainees carried out their escape by sawing off the round steel bar of their detention cell around 6:00 a.m. on Friday. Contributed photo