Police renew appeal for help to trace Hollesley Bay absconder

PUBLISHED: 14:09 27 August 2020 | UPDATED: 14:25 27 August 2020

John Biddle is missing from Hollesley Bay Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

John Biddle is missing from Hollesley Bay Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY


Suffolk police are renewing their appeal to find a man missing from Hollesley Bay prison.

John Biddle, 22, was reported missing at around 12.20pm on Wednesday, August 12, after he couldn’t be found following a role call.

You may also want to watch:

He is serving a seven year and two-month sentence for burglary, possession of an offensive weapon, theft and a driving with no insurance offences.

Biddle is described as white, 5ft 8ins tall, of medium build and with blond hair and brown eyes.

He is believed to have links to Somersham in Cambridgeshire, Tattershall in Lincolnshire and Hampton Vale in Peterborough.

Anyone who believes they have seen John Biddle, or who has any information on his whereabouts, is asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101, quoting CAD reference 221 of August 12 2020.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the East Anglian Daily Times. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Most Read

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Most Read

Latest from the East Anglian Daily Times