Sudbury open-prison absconder Steven Sutton rearrested

Steve Sutton
Image caption Sutton was arrested in Uttoxeter on Tuesday

A man who absconded from an open prison in Derbyshire has been re-arrested in Staffordshire.

Steven Sutton, 26, from Chaddesden in Derby, was jailed for four years for robbery, at Derby Crown Court, in October 2009.

Police issued a public appeal after Sutton failed to return to Sudbury Open Prison on Monday.

A spokeswoman for Derbyshire Police said he was arrested in Uttoxeter on Tuesday.

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