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Police are warning members of the public to be on their guard after a convicted murderer went on the run from prison in Lancashire.
44 year old Brian Lynch disappeared on Thursday afternoon during a day release visit to Preston.
He was serving a life sentence at Kirkham Prison.
Lynch was convicted of killing Chi Yeung Yip in Manchester in 1988.
Police hunting a convicted murderer who's gone on the run from Kirkham Prison in Lancashire are investigating two potential sightings. 44 year old Brian Lynch disappeared yesterday afternoon in Preston. Officers are looking into possible sightings at the bus station and in Penwortham.
Police are appealing for information about a prisoner at Kirkham who's absconded whilst out on day release.
Brian Lynch, 44, who was jailed for murder hasn't been seen heading to Preston City Centre at around 3pm yesterday.