Fugitive Teen Asks Media To Use More Flattering Mugshots While Still On The Run

    "I'm just a lil princess with anger issues."

    Sydney teenager Amy Sharp escaped from police custody, where she was being held for committing property offences, on Aug. 19.

    Facebook/Amy Sharp

    NSW Police released photos of the teen in the hope the public would spot her and call Triple Zero.

    Sharp, whose Facebook cover photo reads "I'm just a lil princess with anger issues", commented on a Facebook status by 7 News Sydney asking the network to use more flattering photos of her.

    "Yours truly," the escapee signed off.

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    Soon after, Sharp was arrested at Glebe's Wentworth Park and charged with escaping lawful custody. She appeared before Parramatta Bail Court on Saturday.


    Gina Rushton is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Sydney.

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