Prisoner on the run after Wicklow prison escape

Gardaí are appealing for help in tracking Frederick Lee

Prisoner on the run after Wicklow prison escape

Frederick Lee Image: Garda Press

Gardaí are seeking the public's help in tracing a prisoner who absconded from Shelton Abbey, Arklow in County Wicklow this morning.

51-year-old Fredrick Lee left the prison between half past 6 and half past 7.

He is described as 5 foot 9 with brown hair and brown eyes.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information to contact Arklow Garda Station on 04226320 or in Wicklow Garda Station on 040460140.