Detective Superintendent Martin Evans of Staffordshire police
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Police warn escaped prisoner is 'extremely dangerous'

Police have warned that a prisoner who escaped while he was being taken to court is extremely dangerous, and should not be approached.

John Anslow, 31, from Tipton, escaped following the attack on the prison van which was taking three inmates from Hewell prison in Redditch to Stafford Crown Court.

Detective Superintendent Martin Evans of Staffordshire Police has appealed to the public for information.

  • 23 Jan 2012
  • From the section UK