A convicted murderer is on the run after failing to return to
a Sydney jail following work release.
Mark Whaley, 45, has served 22 years of a 26-year sentence at
Parklea prison for murder and maliciously inflicting grievous
He left jail at 4am on Friday for work release duties at
Kirrawee, but failed to return in the afternoon.
Whaley was last seen at Kirrawee about 3.30pm.
He is described as being Pacific Islander/Maori appearance,
about 175cm tall with a solid build and brown hair.
He has brown eyes and was last seen wearing a high visibility
yellow shirt and blue work shorts.