Prisoner escapes from jail

Anthony Lee, absconded prisoner
Anthony Lee, absconded prisoner

A prisoner who has links to the Hemel area has escaped from jail in Suffolk.

19-year-old Anthony Lee was missing following a roll call at 5.25pm at HMP Hollesley Bay.

He was serving a sentence of one year, seven months and 14 days for burglary, dangerous driving and theft of a motor vehicle.

Lee is described as white, 5ft 7in tall, of heavy build, with brown hair, brown eyes and last seen wearing a blue ‘Duffer’ tracksuit top.

Initial enquires have failed to locate Lee, who also has connections to St Albans.

Anyone who believes they may have seen Lee, or who has any information regarding his whereabouts, is asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101.