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Hollesley/London: Man serving more than six years for firearms offences is detained after absconding from Hollesley Bay

09:45 26 July 2014

Leon Brown

Leon Brown

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A 34-year-old man who absconded from Hollesley Bay following a period of home leave has been detained by police in London.

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Leon Brown, 34, was serving more than six years for firearms offences, was due to return by 3.30pm yesterday but failed to show and was reported missing to police.

A spokesman for Suffolk police confirmed this morning that Brown has presented himself to the Metropolitan police and been detained in North London.

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