Police appeal for information on escaped prisoner from HMP North Sea Camp in Boston
Lincolnshire Police is appealing for help to locate an escaped prisoner.
Gary Butcher, aged 55, has absconded from HMP North Sea Camp in Boston.
Butcher, a convicted sex offender who is serving a life sentence for aggravated burglary, was reported missing just after 5.30am today (May 31).
He may have travelled to the Leicestershire area.
He is described as a white male with a stocky build, with brown/grey hair and blue eyes. He has a swallow tattoo on his right arm and a 'Phillip-Trina' tattoo on his left arm.
Senior investigating officer, detective inspector Paul Coleman said: “We are appealing for help to locate Gary Butcher who was reported missing from North Sea Camp this morning.
“If you have any information to his current whereabouts, please contact us immediately. If you do see him, please do not approach him and instead, call us on 101 quoting incident 37 of May 31 and if it’s an emergency, dial 999.”