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Wanted man hands himself in to Ballarat Police


The Wendouree man who escaped police custody in Ballarat earlier in the week has handed himself in to police.

29 year old Grant Kelly escaped from the Ballarat Police Station in Dana Street just before 7pm on Monday night sparking a large police manhunt.
It's believed Kelly had previously escaped police custody some years ago and had knowledge of the layout of the Ballarat station.
Kelly is now assisting police with their enquiries including an assault related matter.
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