Killer Paul Flint on run from Suffolk prison recaptured

Paul Flint
Image caption Paul Flint was due back at Hollesley Bay prison by Saturday evening

A convicted murderer who went on the run from a prison in Suffolk has been recaptured by Avon and Somerset Police.

Paul Flint, 47, was due back at Hollesley Bay prison on Saturday night after being granted day release, but failed to return.

Flint, who is serving a life sentence for murder, is now in police custody after being located on Thursday night at his brother's home in Bedminster.

He will be returned to the prison service in due course, police said.

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