Police hunt for prisoner

POLICE are appealing for information after a Hollesley Bay prisoner absconded.David Rood, 40, who was serving three months for disqualified driving, was last seen on Wednesday evening and was discovered missing at 8am yesterday.

POLICE are appealing for information after a Hollesley Bay prisoner absconded.

David Rood, 40, who was serving three months for disqualified driving, was last seen on Wednesday evening and was discovered missing at 8am on Thursday.

He is described as white, clean shaven, 5ft 7ins with blue eyes and shoulder-length brown wavy hair.

He has connections to the Great Yarmouth area.

Anyone who may have seen him, or has information on where he is, is asked to contact Suffolk police on 01473 613500 or contact their nearest police station.