Convicted murderer arrested after absconding from Derbyshire prison

Darren Jackson
Darren Jackson

A convicted murderer who absconded from an open prison is back in custody, police have confirmed.

Darren Jackson, 51, was arrested in the Staffordshire Moorlands area this afternoon (Thursday) on suspicion of escaping from lawful custody.

Jackson’s absence from HMP Sudbury was reported on Tuesday.