Escaped prisoner on the run

Lyndon Stein
Lyndon Stein

POLICE are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a convicted robber from St Helens who has escaped from prison.

Lyndon Stein, 49, absconded from HMP Springhill, an open prison in Aylesbury, on April 29.

He had been serving a lengthy jail term for a robbery committed in Bristol in 2006.

Stein is originally from St Helens and is known to have family living in the Newton-le-Willows area.

Anyone who has seen him or knows where he is should call St Helens CID on 0151 777 6843 or Crimestoppers, in confidence, on 0800 555 111.