POLICE are appealing for help to find a prisoner who has absconded.

Anthony Jones, who has connections to Accrington, is missing from HMP Sudbury where he was serving a six year sentence after he was convicted of burglary and conspiracy to commit burglary in 2016.

The 32-year-old is described as white and clean shaven with short brown hair and blue eyes.

He is 6ft tall, of medium build and has a scar on his left forearm.

He has links to Accrington as well as various locations around South Wales.

Police are urging anyone who may have seen Jones or has any information that could help locate him to call 101 or ring CrimeStoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.