Police manhunt as prisoner with links to Stowmarket and Norfolk escapes Hollesley Bay
Police are on the hunt for a man who who has escaped from Hollesley Bay prison this evening (Friday, May 8).
Scott Chandler, who was serving a sentence at the prison for threatening to kill somebody, was reported missing after failing to attend a roll call this evening.
The 48-year-old has links to Stowmarket and Ipswich in Suffolk, and Lowestoft and Dereham in Norfolk.
Chandler is described as white, 5ft 2in tall, of slim build and with blond hair and blue eyes. He also has tattoos on his neck and left arm.
Anyone who believes they have seen Scott Chandler, or who has any information on his whereabouts, is asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101, quoting CAD reference 456.
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