Prisoner who absconded from jail who was thought to be in Peterborough rearrested

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A man has absconded from an open prison and was thought to be in the Peterborough area has been re-arrested.

Phillip Henry Willis, 65, was released, on temporary licence, yesterday, Tuesday, December 6, but failed to reach his destination near Peterborough.

Willis is serving a sentence for arson.

He had links to Cambridgeshire and Kettering in Northamptonshire and absconded from Sudbury open prison.

He has now been re-arrested.