Jailbirds fly from Numinbah prison

UPDATE Monday February 13: One woman caught, another on the run after escaping GC prison

Two female prisoners are on the loose, after escaping from Numinbah Correctional Centre in the Gold Coast Hinterland.

Charlotte Bowman, 19, and Jahnessa Jerome, 24, were discovered missing from the low security women’s facility just before midnight Friday.


Police say Bowman is serving one year for common assault, while Jerome is serving 15 months for assaulting police.

Charlotte Bowman. Image: Supplied QPS

Charlotte Bowman.
Image: Supplied QPS

Bowman (pictured left) is described as:
Height: 160cm
Weight: 50kg
Complexion: Fair
Eyes: Hazel
Hair: Blonde
Tattoos: Left wrist CODIE, right wrist RJB



Jahnessa Jerome. Image: Supplied QPS

Jahnessa Jerome.
Image: Supplied QPS

Jerome (pictured left) is described as:
Height: 173cm
Weight: 80kg
Complexion: Dark
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Dark with red colour through it
Tattoos: Left hand – two hearts, left forearm inner – DAMIEN, left elbow area – heart/scroll



Anyone with information relating to the two escapees is urged to contact Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.