Escapees back in custody

TWO men who allegedly escaped from Hayes Gaol Farm last week are back in custody. Police allege that Brody James Jarvis and Paul Frazer Catto went missing from the jail farm on the evening of July 16 and were subsequently seen at various locations in the greater Hobart area.

Detectives from the Eastern District Criminal Investigation Branch apprehended Jarvis in Lenah Valley around 11am last Tuesday, July 19. A second man was arrested in relation to “harbouring an escapee” and will appear in court at a later date.

Catto surrendered himself to police at 2.30pm on Friday, July 22 and was be returned to the custody of the Tasmania Prison Service.

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