POLICE are making a renewed appeal to trace a drug dealer who escaped prison last month. 

Kearon Tyrone Hunte has been on the run since Saturday, October 5.

He managed to escape HMP Kirkham, in Lancashire, more than a month ago.

The 32-year-old was serving a six-year sentence for conspiracy to supply Class A drugs.

He is from the Chapeltown area of Leeds and has links across West Yorkshire.

He is described as black, 5ft 10ins tall, of medium build, with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone who has seen him or who has any information that could assist in tracing him is asked to contact officers via 101.

You should quote reference: 13190512938.

Information can also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.