Police search for convicted armed robber on the run

Wanted man Jason Robert Herbert.
Wanted man Jason Robert Herbert.

A WANTED man, who fled Newcastle on the weekend after breaching parole, is still on the run.

Convicted armed robber Jason Robert Herbert, 40, was last seen near the Pacific Hwy at Hexham on Saturday afternoon.

He allegedly absconded when his parole was revoked.

He had previously been serving a 15-year sentence for grievous bodily harm and armed robbery.

Police have described Jason as dangerous and believe he could be heading to Western Australia.

Anyone with information can phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



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