WA’s infamous ‘Postcard Bandit’ loses bid for freedom

After escaping the now-decommissioned Fremantle Prison by dressing as a guard in November 1989, Abbott remained on the run until 1995 when he was arrested in Queensland and jailed for crimes including robbery.

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