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Published:December 27th, 2013 11:09 EST

Canadian Inmate Surrenders 12 Hours After Christmas Day Escape

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A Canadian inmate who escaped from a minimum-security prison Christmas morning surrendered late that night, calling from a pay phone, police said."



I don`t know what`s more surprising that a prisoner who escaped from prison surrendered after only 12 hours of freedom, or the fact that he called the cops from a pay phone.

This weird news item begs the question: Why did homeboy escape from prison?

Was he desperate to spend Christmas with his family? Did the lover of old technology want to play a few games of Pacman on his Atari? Maybe he just wanted to breathe in fresh air for a few hours.

The correctional officers should watch this inmate carefully; he may escape again on New Year`s Eve.

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