There are reports that a second police officer has been taken into custody in connection with the escape of Vicky Boodram.
Two police officers presented documents to prison officers for the release of fraud accused travel agent Vicky Boodram from the Women’s Prison in Arouca on Monday afternoon.
Since then, the 35-year-old businesswoman has not been seen, and an alert has been sent out to all ports to be on the lookout for her.
Police have launched a probe into Boodram’s escape.
Boodram had been on remand since March 2016 after being denied bail on 175 fraud related charges.
Commissioner of Poloce Stephen Williams said in a statement that an investigation is currently underway into the circumstances surrounding the release icky Nirupa Boodram.