Fraudster escapes from Derbyshire prison

A fraudster has escaped from HMP Sudbury in Derbyshire.

Thursday, 29th March 2018, 11:29 am
Updated Thursday, 29th March 2018, 11:35 am
Abdoulie Gassama

Abdoulie Gassama, 36, absconded from the prison on Monday.

He was convicted at Birmingham Crown Court in June 2016 to seven-and-a-half years for fraud by false representation.

He is black, 6ft 4ins tall bald and of a heavy build. He has connections to Birmingham, particularly Smethick and Hockley.

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Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact police on 101.

You can also ring Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.