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Hollesley Bay – absconder detained

A 39-year-old prisoner who absconded from HMP Hollesley Bay has been arrested.

Andrew Doherty had been missing since Friday 27 September. He was detained on 9 November in Colchester.

He was taken into police custody and subsequently charged with escape from lawful custody.

He appeared at Ipswich Magistrates’ Court on 11 November from where he was returned to the prison system.

He will next appear at Ipswich Crown Court on 9 December 2019.

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