The police statement alerting the public to her escape was accompanied by two images they had taken of the young woman, wearing a glum expression and a red blanket over her shoulders.
Both the photos and the statement were shared to Sydney’s 7 News Facebook page.
Almost immediately, Sharp commented on the post from her personal profile with a more flattering image of herself and a simple request.
Monday, August 29, 2016
"Can you use this photo, please and thank you"
"Woman offers media more flattering photo to replace mugshots after Sydney jailbreak"