COFFS Harbour police have recaptured a Queensland jail escapee.
While patrolling Bucca Road at Moonee Beach, officers spotted what was believed to be a stolen car with stolen number plates and decided to question a 36-year-old man and a 35-year-old woman.
Inquiries revealed the woman was wanted for absconding from a Brisbane prison and she was charged with escaping lawful custody.
Both were also charged with allegedly having stolen goods in their possession.
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