Police arrest ‘threats to kill’ prisoner after jail escape

Scott Chandler, who went missing from Hollesley Bay prison in Suffolk Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Scott Chandler, who went missing from Hollesley Bay prison in Suffolk Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Suffolk police have found a Hollesley Bay inmate who absconded from the open jail.

Scott Chandler, who had been missing since yesterday evening, was arrested by officers in Woodbridge this morning.

The 48-year-old has been taken to the Martlesham Police Investigation Centre, from which he will be returned to the prison system.

Suffolk police have thanked members of the public for their help in finding him.


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