Murderer caught following police manhunt

Convicted murderer Darren Jackson has been caught after a police manhunt.

Friday, 16th September 2016, 9:52 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 2:01 pm

Jackson (51) absconded from HMP Sudbury on September 13th, but was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of being unlawfully at large.

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The killer was arrested in the Staffordshire Moorlands by Staffordshire Police and remains in custody.

He was convicted in March 1986 to serve a life sentence for the murder of Gillian Ellis in Burnley.