Have you seen Christopher Kerrigan? He is wanted by police after escaping from prison.

Kerrigan, 22, from Colwyn Bay, climbed the perimeter fence at HMP Kirkham around 7.30pm on Saturday (October 5).

Kerrigan was sentenced to a total of more than seven years in prison for wounding offences in the North Wales area.

He is described as white, 6ft 2in tall, of slim build with brown eyes and short dark hair. He speaks with an English accent.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: “We are appealing for information leading to Kerrigan’s whereabouts.

“If you have seen him or know where he is, please come forward.”

Anyone with information can contact police on (01253) 604100 or email westintelunit@lancashire.pnn.police.uk

Alternatively independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at http://socsi.in/Py2gl