SEVERAL inmates have climbed onto the roof of the Brisbane Youth Detention Centre near Ipswich this afternoon.

A justice department spokesman confirmed a number of young people are currently on the roof of the facility at Wacol.

Inmates are on the roof of the Wacol Youth Detention Centre. Picture: 9 News Queensland
Inmates are on the roof of the Wacol Youth Detention Centre. Picture: 9 News Queensland

More to come.

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