IMMIGRATION Commissioner Alipio Fernandez Jr. on Wednesday sacked five immigration jail officials over the recent escape of three foreigners from the bureau’s jail in Camp Bagong Diwa, Bicutan, Taguig.

Relieved from their posts were Cesar Benito, acting jail warden; Wilredo Porquez, jail supervisor; Carlos Garcia, a member of the civil security unit; and Antonio Tantay and Ray Abrau, confidential agents. Garcia, Tantay and Abrau were on duty at the Bicutan jail on December 19, when the three prisoners escaped.

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