'Violent and dangerous' escaped prisoner absconds from Somerset hospital
Police in Wales are searching for a prisoner who escaped from a hospital in Somerset.
Officers say Austin Phillips, 25, absconded from Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke in Weston-super-Mare early on Sunday.
Phillips was on remand for alleged burglary and violence offences at Swansea Prison, and disappeared from the hospital after he had been referred there for a mental health assessment.
South Wales Police have described the man as "violent and dangerous" and have warned members of the public not to approach him.
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Officers believe he may have returned to the Swansea area, where the police search is concentrated.
He was last seen wearing white baseball boots, dark blue baggy jeans and a beige jumper.
Anyone with any information as to his whereabouts should call South Wales Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.