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.
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