Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 20°C

min temp: 13°C

Search

Hollesley Bay: Appeal after prisoner Gary Edwards, 31, absconds

PUBLISHED: 16:10 14 February 2014 | UPDATED: 16:10 14 February 2014

Gary Edwards, 31, was in Hollesley Bay having been convicted of aggravated burglary

Gary Edwards, 31, was in Hollesley Bay having been convicted of aggravated burglary

Archant

Suffolk Police are appealing for help in tracing a Hollesley Bay prisoner who absconded this morning, Friday, February 14.

Police were contacted by the prison service today reporting that Gary Edwards, 31, who was serving a sentence for aggravated burglary was not present for the midday roll call.

He had been present at the 9am roll call and was last seen at 10.30am.

Edwards is described as white, 5’8” tall of medium build with short brown hair, brown eyes and he wears glasses. He has connections in Essex.

Police are asking anyone who may have seen him, or anyone with information about where he is now to contact officers. You should not approach him or take any further action.

If you can help please contact Suffolk Police or your nearest police station using the national police number 101.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Two junctions on the A12 near Kelvedon in Essex will be closed for three nights this week as bridge repair works continue.

Claydon High School has been recognised for its sporting prowess by achieving the School Games Mark silver award.

Firefighters have been called to tackle a pile of wood and barn alight at a farm in Harleston this evening.

One of the biggest dates in Felixstowe’s summer calendar of events got off to a sun drenched start on the seaside this afternoon.

It’s the start of the school summer holidays, six weeks that are a time of both joy and pain for parents across the nation, Sheena Grant writes.

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious collision on the A11 at Barton Mills.

A baby born with a rare disease that causes such severe muscle weakness that even breathing, eating and swallowing become difficult for her has received support from a Suffolk charity.

Most read

Eating Out in the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Eating Out
supplement

View

Visit the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Visit the Broads
supplement

View

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24