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Prison absconder located

A man who was wanted after failing to return to open prison in Norwich has been located.

54-year-old James Cox, who is serving a sentence for fraud, absconded from open prison in Norwich on Monday (3 December 2018) after failing to return from a pre-arranged medical appointment.

He was detained by police in Reading early this morning (Monday 10 December) and has now been returned to the prison system.

Police would like to thank the public and the media for their help with this matter.