POLICE are on the hunt for a Blackwood man who has been recalled to prison. 

Allen Bowden, from Blackwood, was released from prison last week on Tuesday, October 12, but has breached his licence conditions.

He has now been recalled to prison.

A spokesman for the force said: "Bowden received an eight week sentence for theft after being sentenced at Newport magistrates court on September 15, 2021.

"Due to the fact that Bowden, who was released on licence, breached his licence conditions he has now been recalled to prison."

Anyone with information which can help Gwent Police is asked to call 101 quoting 2100367720.

Alternatively, people can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.