Police have been given more time to question a man about the escape of two men from a prison van in Salford. A manhunt is continuing for Ryan McDonald following his escape. Stevie McMulen was rearrested. There is a ten thousand pound reward.
"Since the two prisoners were sprung from a GEOAmey prison van last week, our officers have been working round-the-clock to trace these fugitives and bring them back into custody. As a result, we have returned McMullen to prison, charged a further two men with assisting an offender and a third man remains in custody on suspicion of aiding and abetting an absconder from lawful custody which is testament to the diligence of officers and how well our inquiries are progressing."
A man charged with escaping lawful custody after two people were sprung from a prison van in Salford has appeared in court.
Police in Greater Manchester are offering a £10,000 reward for information leading to the capture of two prisoners on the run.
Police continue to hunt two men on the run after being sprung from a prison van in an armed ambush in Salford.