Prisoner on the loose after absconding from Hollesley Bay

Lawrence Rooney has absconded from Hollesley Bay prison Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Lawrence Rooney has absconded from Hollesley Bay prison Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

Police are appealing for help in tracing a Hollesley Bay prisoner who has absconded.

Lawrence Rooney, 37, was reported missing from the prison at around 11pm on Sunday.

He is described as 5ft 7ins tall, of a medium build, with short brown hair and blue eyes.

Rooney has connections to the Cambridgeshire and Middlesex areas.

Suffolk police are asking anyone who has seen Rooney or has information on where he is to call 101.


You may also want to watch:


Officers are asking members of the public not to approach Rooney or take any further action.

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.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus