Search launched for missing prisoners

A MANHUNT was launched today after two prisoners serving lengthy terms absconded from Hollesley Bay prison.

A MANHUNT was launched today after two prisoners serving lengthy terms absconded from Hollesley Bay prison.

Paul Anthony Fleet, 39, and Terry Glynn Waterman, 38, were both discovered missing at 7.45am today after last being seen at about 8pm yesterday.

Fleet was serving five years for wounding with intent while Waterman had been jailed for eight years for robbery.

Suffolk police warned anyone who spotted either of the pair not to approach them but to alert officers immediately by dialling 999.


You may also want to watch:


Fleet was described as white, 5ft 11in tall, with dark hair, brown eyes, a think face and numerous tattoos. He was understood to have connections to the Thetford area of Norfolk.

Waterman, who has connections to Tilbury in Essex, is white, 5ft 11in tall, of medium build, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Most Read

Anyone who has seen them or has information about where they are now should call Suffolk police on 01473 613500 or contact their nearest police station.

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