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Suffolk Hollesley Bay prisoner William McIvor absconds

William McIvor Image copyright Suffolk Police
Image caption William McIvor is an inmate at HMP Hollesley Bay in Suffolk

A convicted robber has been recaptured after he went on the run while serving an indeterminate jail sentence at an open prison.

William McIvor, 36, disappeared from HMP Hollesley Bay near Woodbridge in Suffolk on Saturday morning.

Suffolk Police said he was captured in Hertfordshire on Monday afternoon.

He was taken to the Martlesham Police Investigation Centre and will be returned to the prison system, a police spokesperson said.

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