Woman charged with assisting prisoner

A woman has been charged with assisting a convicted murderer to escape from Prescoed Prison in Monmouthshire.

26-year-old Brian Grady absconded on Monday and a 34-year-old woman and 37-year-old man were arrested in Bristol. The woman will appear in Caerphilly Magistrates Court today.

The man arrested was released without charge. Grady, also known as Brian Revill, is still missing. 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.