Escaped prisoner found in Roma

A MAN wanted by police after allegedly escaping from custody in Roma has been located this evening.

The 27-year-old man had allegedly escaped from police at the Roma Hospital on December 4 after being taken there for medical treatment from the Roma Watchhouse.

He has been charged with escaping lawful custody, assault police and stealing. He is expected to appear at the Roma Magistrates Court tomorrow.

Police would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance.



Crews working to contain fire near Stanthorpe

Crews working to contain fire near Stanthorpe

Smoke may affect surrounding areas

Woman fined thousands after drunken car crash in Warwick

premium_icon Woman fined thousands after drunken car crash in Warwick

A 24yo was four times the legal limit when she got behind the wheel

Mother of two donating income to struggling farmers

premium_icon Mother of two donating income to struggling farmers

Touched by tragic stories of drought, she's digging deep to help

Local Partners