On the run man with South Yorkshire links

wANTED: Sean Cawthray, 41.
wANTED: Sean Cawthray, 41.
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POLICE are continuing to hunt for an absconded prisoner who is known to have links to South Yorkshire.

Sean Cawthray, aged 41, went missing from HMP Leyhill prison near Bristol on December 30.

He may have been wearing a worker’s fluorescent jacket, a grey jacket with orange patches or a black jacket with a blue patch.

DI Jill Kells, from South Gloucestershire CID, said: “We are working closely with local police forces in the areas where he has links.” Call 999.


POLICE are warning householders to be wary of doorstep callers collecting money for sponsorship on behalf of registered charities.

A force spokeswoman said: “Those who are genuinely collecting money for charity will be happy to show identification to verify their details, have appropriate paperwork to collate personal information and usually wear clothing displaying the charity logo.”