Manhunt underway after prisoner escapes from court in Bray

A manhunt is underway
A manhunt is underway

Authorities are searching for a prisoner who slipped away after a brief appearance in court in Bray District Court today.

The man, who is in his 20s, was on remand for a violent crime but he somehow slipped away from the prison service after a sitting in Bray District Court this morning.

It is also understood that this is the second escape that the man has made.