Police seek help to locate escapee in Kirkconnell

***Please note: An image of Mahmudul Bobbe has been uploaded to the NSWPF social media pages***

Police are seeking public assistance to locate a man who escaped from a minimum-security correctional facility in the state’s Central West earlier today.

Mahmudul Bobbe, aged 33, was last seen running into bushland surrounding a complex at Kirkconnell, 30km east of Bathurst, about 2pm today (Friday 4 December 2020),

Officers from Chifley Police District attended the scene and are currently making inquiries.

Bobbe is described as being of Indian/Sub Continental appearance with a dark brown complexion, thin build, 170cm and 60kg, with a shaved head, brown beard. At the time he was wearing a prison-issued green clothing.

If sighted, do not approach but contact Triple 0 immediately.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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