Fraudster escapes from Derbyshire prison

Abdoulie Gassama
Abdoulie Gassama

A fraudster has escaped from HMP Sudbury in Derbyshire.

Abdoulie Gassama, 36, absconded from the prison on Monday.

He was convicted at Birmingham Crown Court in June 2016 to seven-and-a-half years for fraud by false representation.

He is black, 6ft 4ins tall bald and of a heavy build. He has connections to Birmingham, particularly Smethick and Hockley.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact police on 101.

You can also ring Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.