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Prison escapee located in Murchison

A prisoner who escaped from Dhurringile Prison earlier this week was found in Murchison this morning.

January 10, 2014 9:29am

A man who escaped from Dhurringile Prison on January 5 has been located.

Matthew James Boland was sighted walking along the side of a road in Murchison this morning around 8.30am by an off-duty prison officer who recognised him and contacted police.

Mr Boland is currently in police custody assisting with enquiries.

Police wish to thank the media and public for their assistance.

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