UPDATE: The escaped prisoner has been caught. The New Jersey schools that were on lockdown have been given the "all-clear" and able to move about freely.


There are eight schools in New Jersey that are on strict lockdown after a prisoner has escaped, reports NBC New York.

No one is allowed to leave or enter any of there schools. There are currently no details on who the escaped prisoner is or how he/she escaped.

Details to come.


Source: NBC New York

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