Young offenders in South-East Queensland will be sent to Townsville as the state scrambles to manage a potential outbreak of coronavirus in the Brisbane Youth Detention Centre in Wacol.
- More than 400 staff and nearly 130 inmates will undergo coronavirus testing
- Youth inmates, some as young as 13, could be locked in cells for up to two weeks
- Prisoner advocate Debbie Kilroy has called for their immediate release
The Brisbane correctional centre re…