Runaway prisoner arrested

A prisoner who sparked a manhunt after he escaped from custody has been arrested.

John Inglesby, who made off from a GeoAmey prison van in Cheshire as he was being transported to Birmingham Prison, has been arrested
John Inglesby, who made off from a GeoAmey prison van in Cheshire as he was being transported to Birmingham Prison, has been arrested

John Inglesby, 28, made off from a prison van in Cheshire at 5.25pm on Wednesday.

He was arrested at 12:50am today after being stopped in Liverpool by officers, Cheshire Police said.

Inglesby was taken into custody by Merseyside Police, and will be taken to a Cheshire custody suite later today.