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Hollesley Bay – Prison absconder recaptured

A 38-year-old man who absconded from Hollesley Bay Prison has been arrested. 

Mark Nicholls was found to be missing from his room on the evening of Friday 10 July. He is serving a sentence of five years and four months for burglary, dangerous driving and other offences. 

Nicholls was arrested in Felixstowe yesterday afternoon, Tuesday 14 July, and taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre. 

He has subsequently been charged with escaping from lawful custody and is due to appear before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court today, Wednesday 15 July.