Murderer On The Run

A murderer from Bristol has gone on the run from prison and could be a danger to the public. Brian Grady, also known as Brian Revill, walked out of prison on Monday and failed to return.

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Woman in court for helping murderer escape from jail

Brian Grady. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

A Bristol woman will appear in court charged with helping a convicted killer escape from prison.

The 34-year-old is alleged to have assisted murderer Brian Grady, 26, who is also known as Brian Revill, in his escape from HMP Prescoed in south Wales on Monday.

She will appear at Caerphilly Magistrates Court. A 37-year-old man from Bristol who was also arrested on suspicion of helping the escape has been released without charge, Gwent Police said.

Grady remains at large and police believe he could be in the Bristol area, where he has contacts.

Grady, of Barton Hill, Bristol, was jailed for a minimum of 11 years in July 2003 after being convicted of murdering "good Samaritan" Liam Attwell in the Canon's Marsh area of the city.

Mr Attwell was stabbed in the heart when he confronted a group of youngsters trying to rob three teenage boys of a mobile phone.

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Police hunt for escaped murderer

Brian Grady escaped from prison in Wales Credit: Avon and Somerset police

Police are appealing for help in finding murderer, Brian Grady, from Bristol who has escaped from prison. The 26-year-old walked out of HMP Prescoed in south Wales on Monday and failed to return.

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

It is believed he could be in the Bristol area where he has contacts. Members of the public are advised not to approach him but to call police if they have any information regarding his whereabouts.

Bristol murderer on the run from prison

Police say a murderer from Bristol has gone on the run from prison and could be a danger to the public. Brian Grady, also known as Brian Revill, walked out of HMP Prescoed in south Wales on Monday and failed to return.

The 26-year-old was jailed for at least 11 years in July 2003 at Bristol Crown Court after being convicted of murder and robbery. Police believe he could be in the Bristol area, where he has contacts. A spokesman for Gwent Police said:

"We have activated our operational plan with the aim of locating him and the prison is co-operating fully with us. It is believed there may be a potential risk to the public due to the fact that he is no longer in the custody of the prison service.

– Gwent police spokesman

He is described as white, 5ft 11in, of average build, with short light brown hair and blue eyes. He has a scar under his left eye and speaks with a Bristol accent. Members of the public are warned not to approach him but to call police if they have any information regarding his whereabouts.

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