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Hollesley Bay absconder arrested in Stevenage after failing to return to agreed Ipswich meeting point

PUBLISHED: 11:11 03 June 2018 | UPDATED: 11:11 03 June 2018

Police want to trace Duane Osler Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Police want to trace Duane Osler Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY


A prisoner who absconded from Hollesley Bay open prison while on temporary leave has been located by police.

Duane Osler, 35 and who is serving a four years and eight weeks sentence for grievous bodily harm, was granted a few hours temporary leave from the prison on Thursday but failed to return to a rendezvous point in Ipswich at 2pm that day.

Osler was arrested in Stevenage yesterday afternoon, Saturday, June 2, by Hertfordshire Police.

He will now be returned to the prison system.

Police would like to thank members of the public and media for their assistance with this appeal.

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