Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a man who has absconded from a prison in Lancashire. Officers say they are making 'every effort to find him'.
Wayne Whitley was serving a life sentence for a series of violent armed robberies committed in 2004. He absconded from HMP Kirkham on 19 July and has not yet returned.
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Officers are appealing for information from the public to help trace a missing Warrington man.
Samuel Brown has today been jailed for 18 months for sexual offenses against a 15-year-old girl.
Emergency services are treating the incident as a suspected gas explosion at the moment. Two people are believed to be seriously injured.