Man charged with van escape

A man who allegedly escaped from a prison van in Salford has been charged with escaping lawful custody.

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Police looking for escaped prisoners search house in Salford

Police search a house on the Ordsall Estate Credit: ITV Granada

Police forensic teams are searching a house on the Ordsall Estate in Salford after two prisoners escaped from a transit van yesterday. The house they are searching is where two people were arrested yesterday in connection with the escape.

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