Police hunt for escapee on the run

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Police are on the hunt for a man who escaped a jail in NSW’s west. Picture: Supplied

Police are on the hunt for an inmate who escaped from custody in far wester NSW.

Zac Riley, 24, was last seen at a corrective services facility attached to Broken Hill Local Court about 12pm on Monday.

Officers were notified and have been conducting inquiries to locate him.

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Police are searching for Zac Riley, 28, after he escaped from a Broken Hill corrections facility. Picture: NSW police

Riley is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, thin build, 170-175cm tall, with black hair, black beard and moustache.

Anyone who sees Zac is urged not to approach him but to contact triple-0 (000) immediately.