May 17, 2019 12.37 pm This story is over 38 months old

“Do not approach” prison absconder

Do not approach this man and call 999 if you see him

People are being warned not to approach a convicted murderer after he absconded from an open prison.

Stephen Archer, 48, absconded from Sudbury open prison on Wednesday May 16 and has links to the Lincolnshire area.

He was convicted for murder in 1993.

Archer has been described as white, 5 feet 10 inches tall and of a slight build. He has a shaved head, blue eyes, and tattoos of a cross on his right arm and a dagger on his left arm.

Anyone who sees Archer are being warned not to approach, but call 999 immediately.