VIDEO: Kimbolton ATM ram-raider has been on the run for six months after escaping Suffolk prison

14:18 14 March 2014

Kevin Smith

Kevin Smith

Archant

A member of an ATM ram-raid gang which targeted a Kimbolton bank has been on the run for almost six months.

Kevin SmithKevin Smith

Kevin Smith, 29, of Claylake, Spalding, escaped from Hollesey Bay prison, Suffolk, on Monday, September 30, last year when he was just three months into a five-year sentence.

Smith, who has links with Peterborough and Lincolnshire, was found to be missing after a 5pm check and Suffolk police were alerted.

In July last year, Smith was jailed for five years and three months for conspiracy to commit burglary and conspiracy to steal motor vehicle in relation to the raid on the High Street Barclays Bank in September 2012.

Smith is described as white, around 5ft 7in tall, of medium build with dark hair, brown eyes and a goatee beard.

Officers are asking anyone who may have seen him or anyone with information about where he is now to contact them. A spokesman said: “You should not approach him or take any further action.”

Between March 2012 and March 2013, eight prisoners escaped from the open prison, dubbed “Holiday Bay”.

INFORMATION: If you can help, contact Suffolk Police on 101.

16:00
The team of volunteers who reunited the wings with the fuselage of the de Havilland Mosquito.

A St Neots man was in the cockpit as the restoration work on a piece of aviation history took a major step forward.

Huntingdon Fire Station 50th Anniversary, (l-r) Adam Smith, and Max Smith, from Camborne, with some of the old fire hemets,

Generations of firefighters returned to Huntingdon Fire Station on Friday (February 20) to mark its 50th anniversary. Hywel Barrett spoke to one of the first crews to operate at the Hartford Road station.

Yesterday, 16:41
Rev Stephen Talbot.

A former police chaplain has been jailed for 15 months after he pleaded guilty to possessing indecent images of children.

Yesterday, 15:53
Dragon Theo Paphitis, centre, with The Original Olive Oil Company owners Rob Marsden and Pam Pantazi.

Two Huntingdonshire companies have received recognition from one of the UK’s leading small business champions.

”Calendar"/

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hunts Post e-edition today E-edition