Man awaiting trial for murder now faces charges of escape

vlcsnap-2013-03-06-19h14m41s154A man awaiting trial for murder reportedly escaped from police custody, but was caught the following day. In Orange Walk on Monday, 19 year old Trinidad Pineda was being escorted to prison and when the vehicle reached a speed bump at the Tower Hill Junction, he jumped out of the Police pickup and ran away. Yesterday, he was caught by Police. Police found him driving his uncle’s pickup in Orange Walk Town. The uncle had reported the truck stolen earlier that day. Pineda who is on remand for the 2012 stabbing death of  Cristobal Santos, now faces possible charges of escape.

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