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Inmate Who Drugged Twin and Left Him in His Prison Cell Captured After a Year on the Run
By insideedition.com- Caitlin Nolan
Published: 02/14/2018

A convicted felon who drugged his twin brother during a visit and walked out of prison while assuming his identity has been captured after more than a year on the run.

Alexander Delgado Herrera was serving a 16-year sentence for child sexual abuse and robbery in a Peruvian prison north of Lima when he decided to make his escape.

While his twin brother Giancarlo visited with him, Herrera drugged him, swapped his clothes and left the jail in January 2017, the Ministry of the Interior of Peru said.

Authorities confirmed the wrong twin was behind bars after taking Giancarlo’s fingerprints.

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