UPDATE: Prison absconder from North Sea Camp in custody

Absconder Gareth Brown ANL-160307-193537001

Absconder Gareth Brown ANL-160307-193537001

Police have confirmed Gareth Brown is in police custody in Staffordshire.

EARLIER: Police are requesting information in relation to a serving prisoner who absconded from HMP North Sea Camp between 8pm and midnight on Saturday.

Gareth Brown (33) is described as a white male with blue eyes, clean shaven with brown short hair. He is of slim build and approx 6’ 2’ tall, with a tattoo of the name ’Tilly’ on the left arm.

He was wearing blue jogging bottoms and wearing a dressing gown and black Adidas trainers, with possibly also a Hugo Boss coat.

If you see him, please don’t approach but ring Lincs police on 101 or 999 in an emergency, quoting inc 14 of July 3.