Two Queensland prison escapees captured and charged

Two men who escaped from a correctional facility near Rockhampton over the weekend have been found.

The men absconded from the facility on the Bruce Highway on Saturday morning and were located in North Brisbane yesterday afternoon.

The pair, aged 36 and 37, were taken into custody.


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They have since been charged with one count each of escape lawful custody and are due to appear in the Pine Rivers Magistrates Court today.