Police Hunt Ringwood East Escapee

He fled on Tuesday night.

Police Hunt Ringwood East Escapee

Police are searching for a man who escaped custody in Ringwood East on Tuesday night.

Corey Ablett, 22, fled police custody at a Ringwood East hospital on Mt Dandenong Road at 9pm with detectives, the Canine Unit and Air Wing unable to locate him. 

He's wanted in relation to aggravated burglary and motor vehicle theft charges. 

Ablett is described as Caucasian with brown hair and a thin build. 

Investigators believe he may be somewhere in the eastern suburbs with known associates. 

Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au