Two jail officials were suspended while the service of a jail warden was terminated after two prisoners, serving life imprisonment, manage to escape from a prison in the northeastern China's Liaoning province, according to a media report Sunday.
Wang was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve for kidnapping. In December 2017, his death sentence was commuted to a life sentence.
Zhang was serving a life sentence for robbery.
Another official, who was in direct charge of the prison supervision, has been suspended from his post till the investigation is underway. Also, an official in charge of the stability in the prison has also been suspended from work, Xinhua reported.
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