AN APPEAL has been launched to trace a man who escaped from a Suffolk prison last night.
Police have asked the public to help in tracing Anthony Hinchelwood who was found to be missing from Hollesley Bay prison in Woodbridge at 6am this morning (8).
Hinchelwood, who was serving a sentence for robbery, had been in the prison at 11pm last night.
The 31-year-old is described as white, 5ft 7ins, of stocky build with blond shaven hair, blue eyes and tatoos.
He has connections with the Woolwich and Charlton areas of London.
Police have asked the public to report any sightings immediately by calling 101 and warned that Hinchelwood should not be approached.