Missing prisoner detained

The 24-year-old was traced in the Newtonhill area this afternoon.
The 24-year-old was traced in the Newtonhill area this afternoon.

Police Scotland can confirm that missing prisoner Lee Hipson has been detained.

The 24-year-old was traced in the Newtonhill area this afternoon.

It is expected he will appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Monday.

Local Area Commander Chief Inspector Kevin Wallace said: "I would like to thank the members of the public who assisted officers with this enquiry and for sharing our appeal."