Police hunt man who absconded from hospital

This is the face of the man police are hunting in Sheffield today after he absconded from the Northern General Hospital

Wednesday, 14th April 2021, 4:51 pm

Police have revealed an image of the man at the centre of the search in Sheffield.

South Yorkshire Police are asking for help to trace Ashley Gibson.

Gibson is wanted for escaping lawful custody after absconding from Northern General Hospital at 9.34pm on 12 April.

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Ashley Gibson

This follows an incident in Handsworth at 1.20am on the same day, when traffic officers observed a vehicle acting suspiciously.

The vehicle then subsequently failed to stop and was involved in a collision.

Gibson, 28, is described as white, 5ft 8in tall, of big build and has short hair. He has a tribal tattoo on his forearm, and ‘GIBO’ also tattooed on his arm.

Anyone with information call 101 quoting incident number 1010 of 12 April.