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Castle Huntley absconder Gary Cocozza traced

Gary Cocozza
Image caption Gary Cocozza failed to return to prison from a home visit

A prisoner absconded from Castle Huntly open jail near Dundee has been traced, police said.

Gary Cocozza, 29, from Fife, failed to return to the prison on Wednesday after a home visit.

Police Scotland had earlier appealed for anyone with information on his whereabouts to contact them.

A spokesman said he had been traced "safe and well".

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