34-year-old Devon Lewis, of Charuma Village, Biche, was being transported to the Valencia Police Post when he escaped police custody. (Image: TTPS)

The manhunt continues for escaped prisoner, 34-year-old Devon Lewis, of Charuma Village, Biche, who escaped police custody over the weekend.

A statement from the Police Service says Lewis—who is charged with assault with intent to rob—was being transported to the Valencia Police Post when he escaped police custody.

He was last seen running south along Gilkes Street, Sangre Grande, and is still at large.

Officers of the Eastern Division Task Force, CID, and Valencia Police Post, along with assistance from the Canine Unit, have been conducting searches of the area.

Anyone with information which could lead to the re-capture of Devon Lewis is asked to contact the Valencia Police Post at 667-9030 and 667-8001; or call the police hotlines at 999 and 555; or share the information via the TTPS App.