Two detainees escape

  • 2005-12-21
  • By TBT staff

TALLINN - Two men escaped from a deportation center, after being detained for staying illegally in Estonia.

Ashot Mikaelyan, 34, and Alexander Bespalov escaped at around 2:45 a.m. on Dec. 20, a representative of the Citizenship and Migration Board told the Baltic News Service.

Police and officials of the Falck Eesti security company, the deportation center and the Tallinn and Tartu migration bureaus of the citizenship authority will all join in on the search. In-house investigations have begun to establish the circumstances of the escape.