Police hunt escaped murderer

A man who is serving two life sentences for murder is believed to have escaped from prison in Worcestershire.

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Absconded prisoner had day release jobs at charity shops

Alan Giles Credit: ITV News Central

The Sue Ryder charity has confirmed that Alan Giles, who absconded from HMP Hewell this week, near Redditch, was a volunteer at two Warwickshire charity shops.

He was serving two life sentences for the kidnap and murder of 16 year old Quinton student Kevin Ricketts in 1995.

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