Tegan Simpson and Abigail Graf were noticed missing from Numinbah Correctional Centre after an 11pm headcount on Sunday.
Tegan Simpson and Abigail Graf were noticed missing from Numinbah Correctional Centre after an 11pm headcount on Sunday.

Prison escapee facing Caboolture Magistrates Court

A WOMAN who escaped from a Gold Coast hinterland prison has been found and is expected to appear in Caboolture Magistrates Court today.  

Police have charged a woman after she allegedly escaped from a correctional centre in Numinbah Valley on September 10.  

It will be alleged around 11pm a head count was conducted by correctional officers and two women aged 21 and 24 were unaccounted for.  

At 2.20pm yesterday a woman was located at a residence in Moorina and arrested by police.  

A 21-year-old Holland Park woman has been charged with one count of escape lawful custody.    

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.  

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.  


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