Sex offender on run from Leyhill Open Prison is arrested
June 04 2019
A SEX offender who absconded from Leyhill Open Prison has been arrested after three days on the run.
Ronan Korby, above, failed to return to prison near Thornbury after leaving to attend a work placement in Bristol on Friday.
He was last seen in West Street, Bedminster, at 10am.
Police issued an appeal for sightings and information about the whereabouts of the 50-year-old, who is also known as Lee Watersworth.
He was sighted in Rhyl, North Wales, on Sunday and was arrested yesterday in Bangor, 25 miles away.
An Avon and Somerset police spokesperson said: "Police are grateful to everyone who shared the appeal to trace him."