5 Nov 2010

Men still on run after court escape

9:39 am on 5 November 2010

Police are visiting known associates of two men who are on the run after escaping from the Manukau District Court in Auckland

Perry Bristow, 26, and Vincent Geros, 23, were being escorted from the cells to the courtroom on Wednesday by a contracted security guard, when they escaped

Detective Inspector Mark Gutry says the men have gang connections and are facing aggravated robbery charges.

Mr Gutry says they are known to have connections in the Auckland and Northland areas and warned that anyone assisting them faces prosecution.