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Murderer absconds from prison in UK

Stuart Brownhill
Stuart Brownhill

A convicted murderer has absconded from prison in Lincolnshire.

Stuart Brownhill was being held at the North Sea Camp prison after being convicted in 1985.

Lincolnshire Police said Brownhill, 59, was found to be absent during a roll-call at 5am on Friday at the prison near Boston.

He is described as 5ft 8in, bald, and has a green right eye and a blue left eye.

Officers said they believe he may be wearing a brown jacket and black boots.

Police are asking members of the public not to approach Brownhill but to contact them on 999 immediately.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 101.