Several inmates have escaped from the Malmsbury Youth Detention Centre in central Victoria.
Police have confirmed they are currently at the Malmsbury centre following the escape of what is believed to be 13 inmates and the theft of a car at about 2.45pm today.
LATEST: Several inmates remain on the run after a riot and breakout at the Malmsbury Youth Justice Centre. https://t.co/LxHvz9PwlK— 7 News Melbourne (@7NewsMelbourne) January 25, 2017
There are reports a police car was rammed in the escape, while some inmates are on the roof of the complex.