Lancashire police hunt New Year’s Day fugitives

Thomas John Quadrio and Michael Arthur O'Leary absconded from the prison on the 1st January 2018 and haven't been seen since.
Thomas John Quadrio and Michael Arthur O'Leary absconded from the prison on the 1st January 2018 and haven't been seen since.

Police today appealed for help after two prisoners absconded from Kirkham open prison.

Thomas John Quadrio and Michael Arthur O’Leary absconded from the prison on New Year’s Day and haven’t been seen since.

Quadrio, 33 is described as 5ft 11in tall, of slight build with brown hair and blue eyes. Quadrio has links to the Cheshire and Merseyside areas.

He was sentenced at Chester Crown Court to 60 months in prison in May 2016 for drugs offences.

O’Leary, 34, who also goes by the names David Barker and Paul Michael Silk, is 6ft 1in tall and of medium build. He has brown hair and blue/green eyes. He has a tattoo of Jesus on his left upper arm.

O’Leary was sentenced in April 2016 at Chester Crown Court to three years for burglary and theft. He has links to Manchester.

Anyone who knows of the whereabouts of these men is asked not to approach them, but to instead contact police on 101 quoting log number LC-20180101-0175.