Jacobs embraces supporters after release from prison

Nicky Jacobs embraced his friends and supporters as he was released from Belmarsh prison today.

Jacobs, wearing a brown leather jacket, shook hands with his solicitor before greeting his friends just a day after he was cleared of murdering Pc Keith Blakelock in 1985.

He was subsequently driven away in a silver saloon car.

The 45-year-old's lawyer said his client was "relieved" to be free after his ordeal.

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