Police said to be close to arresting those who helped jail escapees

Provincial police are said to be close to arresting accomplices in the wake of that Quebec City area helicopter jailbreak more than 2 weeks ago.

The escapees, Yves Denis, Denis Lefebvre, and Serge Pomerleau, were caught Sunday in Montreal after fleeing from the Orsainville detention center.

Authorities are reportedly on the trail of the men who rented the condo where the three were recaptured.

A report says they're also looking for the son of one of the inmates who's a helicopter pilot.

Another man is also being sought.

Meantime, a trial date on murder charges has been set for January involving the trio.


Photo credit: montrealgazette.com

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  1. Drew posted on 06/26/2014 11:18 PM
    All the Police have to do is get out of their Police car and go to the condo in Old Montreal where they were staying and look on the roof Captain Obvious!!! Oh look Gaston a helicopter case solved
  2. GT posted on 06/27/2014 08:29 AM
    QPP, Quebec's version of the key stone cops!
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