UPDATE: Escapee from Langi Kal Kal Prison located

REGION - Police have confirmed Shayne Labrooy has returned to Langi Kal Kal Prison and made his presence known.

He reported to staff at the facility around 11am today after a search for the prisoner who escaped from the Langi Kal Kal Prison Thursday afternoon.

Labrooy left the prison grounds some time between 3.30 and 5pm.

A search of the immediate area was conducted but Labrooy wasn't located.

Police released an image of Labrooy who has a history of property offences.

After Labrooy was returned police thank the public and media for their assistance.

Langi Kal Kal Prison is a minimum security prison.

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