Convicted robber absconds from Derbyshire prison

Luke Harvey
Luke Harvey

A convicted robber has absconded from a Derbyshire prison.

Luke Harvey left HMP Sudbury on Saturday.

The 30-year-old was jailed for 12 years at Leicester Crown Court in April 2014 for robbery.

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He is described as white, 5ft 6ins tall with short brown hair and brown eyes. At the time he absconded, he had a full beard.

He has connections to the Handsworth, Erdington and Kingstanding areas of Birmingham.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police, quoting incident 8 of September 1, by calling 101 or via the online contact form at

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Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.