Police searching for Kempsey correctional centre escapee

Police are searching for a man who escaped a correctional centre near West Kempsey on Tuesday. 

Shortly after 8am Tuesday, September 20, 31-year-old Scott Volgyesi escaped the correctional centre on Aldavilla Road, Aldavilla. 

He is believed to have run off from the centre and has not been seen since.

Scott is described as being of Caucasian appearance, with brown hair, of slim build, and is clean-shaven.

He is believed to be still wearing prison greens and may be heading towards the Port Macquarie, Wauchope or Gladstone (Queensland) areas.

While Scott is not believed to be a high risk to the community, anyone who knows of his whereabouts is urged not to approach him, but to contact triple zero immediately.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000

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