Fugitive murder suspect flown back to the UK

A murder suspect who escaped from a prison van more than a year ago has been flown back to the UK after being arrested in Northern Cyprus.

John Anslow, a murder suspect who escaped from a prison van more than a year ago
John Anslow, a murder suspect who escaped from a prison van more than a year ago Credit: PA Wire

32-year-old John Anslow was being transported to Stafford Crown Court when he escaped from the van near HMP Hewell Grange near Bromsgrove in January 23 last year.

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Murder suspect flown to UK

A murder suspect who escaped from a prison van more than a year ago has been flown back to the UK after being arrested in Northern Cyprus.