Appeal to find inmate missing from Tumbarumba facility

Saturday, 18 March 2017 09:00:35 AM

Police are appealing for assistance to locate an inmate missing from a minimum-security prison farm in the state’s south.

Aaron Phillip Watson, 24, was last seen about 6pm (Friday 17 March 2017), at the correctional facility at Tumbarumba. He was reported missing to police at 7.30am (Saturday 18 March 2017).

He is described as being of Caucasian appearance, 180cm tall, 72kg, with a thin build, short/cropped blond/sandy hair and blue eyes. When last seen he was wearing prison greens.

Police are appealing for anyone with information about the whereabouts of the man to call Albury Police or Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.