Killer on the run from Prescoed

Police are searching for Brian Grady, who was convicted of murder and robbery in 2003, after he absconded from Prescoed prison in Monmouthshire.

Two arrested on suspicion of assisting prisoner to escape

Police searching for a convicted killer who has absconded from HMP Prescoed in Monmouthshire have arrested a man and a woman on suspicion of assisting a prisoner to escape from prison.

The 37-year-old man and 34-year-old woman, both from the Bristol area, are in custody.

Police are still looking for Brian Grady, 26. In 2003, he was sentenced to serve at least 11 years after being convicted of murder and robbery. He is also known as Brian Revill.

Renewed appeal for absconded killer Brian Grady

Brian Grady was convicted of robbery and murder in 2003 Credit: Gwent Police

Police are appealing for information in the search for a convicted killer who absconded from HMP Prescoed on Monday.

Brian Grady, 26, is also known as Brian Revill.

In July 2003 he was sentenced to serve at least 11 years at Bristol Crown Court after being convicted of murder and robbery.

He is described as white, 5ft 11ins, of medium build, with short light brown hair and blue eyes. He has a scar under his left eye and speaks with a Bristol accent.

A Gwent police spokesperson said Revill could be in the Bristol area, where he is known to have contacts.

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