A convicted rapist has escaped from an open prison in South Gloucestershire.
Daniel Thompson failed to appear at roll call at 16:45 BST on Friday at HMP Leyhill, Avon and Somerset Police said.
The 34-year-old, who has served a 10-year sentence for rape, was imprisoned at Leyhill for breaching a court order after
He was last seen at the jail at 11:45, and is described as white, of slim build, 5ft 11in (180cm) tall and clean-shaven.
He also has a tattoo on the right side of his neck and was wearing a dark blue tracksuit when last seen.
A force spokesman said: “He has links to Chester, Warrington and Darlington and may use the name of Gavin Barry.
“You are advised not to approach him if you see him.”