PRISONER ESCAPES FROM MINIMUM SECURITY FACILITY IN GLEN INNES

Police are searching for an inmate who escaped a minimum security prison at Glen Innes.

Ben Michie was reported missing from the correctional facility on the Gwydir Highway, at around 8.50 yesterday morning.

The 27-year-old is known to frequent the Hunter Valley, Mid North Coast and Western Sydney areas.

Anyone who sees him should not approach, but call triple zero immediately.

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