Update: Appeal for assistance, escape custody, Numinbah Valley

Release updated to correct location.

Police are appealing for assistance to locate two women who escaped custody from a Correctional Centre in Numinbah Valley late last night.

Around 11pm, after a headcount was conducted by correctional officers, two women aged 21 and 24 were unaccounted for.

The 21-year-old woman is described as Caucasian, 165cms tall with a slim build, long dark brown hair and green eyes.

The 24-year-old woman is described as Caucasian 170cms tall with a slim build, long blonde hair and hazel eyes.

Anyone who sees either woman or has any information is urged to contact police or call Policelink on 131 444.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via 24hrs per day.

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