Thames Valley Police is appealing for the public’s help in tracing a man who has absconded from an open prison in Aylesbury.

At 12.30am on Sunday, Novermber 22 Daniel Lucien, 30, is believed to have left HMP Springhill in Grendon Underwood.

It is believed he may have left the prison in a vehicle.

Lucien is black, 6ft 1in, has black hair styled in an Afro, brown eyes and a beard.

He has links to the London and Coventry areas.

Det Sgt Jim Forrest, from Aylesbury Local CID, said: “I would like to appeal to members of the public to report any sightings of Daniel or anyone matching his description.

“He should not be approached if he is seen and instead anyone who sees him should call 101 to speak to police.”

Anyone with any information which could assist the investigation is asked to call the 24-hour Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101.

Daniel Lucien

If you don’t want to speak directly to the police, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.