Police are currently searching for Matthew Curic who escaped custody at Seymour Police Station this afternoon.
The 33-year-old was remanded in custody regarding assault-related matters at Seymour Magistrates’ Court before being transported to Seymour Police Station about 2.45pm.
He allegedly assaulted a male police officer before fleeing the station on foot.
The police officer was not seriously hurt as a result of the assault.
Police have released an image of Curic in the hope someone recognises him and can provide information on his current whereabouts.