Bury St Edmunds: Escaped prisoner arrested

A MAN who absconded from a Suffolk prison has been arrested in the Midlands.

James Whitlock walked out of HMP Edmunds Hill on June 14 without authority.

The 25-year-old man was serving a 33-month sentence for theft.

He was arrested in Dudley today and detectives from Suffolk police are now liaising with their counterparts in the West Midlands.

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