ROME (Reuters) - What's a jailsick jailbird who is under house arrest to do when he feels homesick for prison?

Go back to jail, or at least try his hardest.

A 34-year-old man on the island of Sardinia who was released from prison and put under house arrest felt uneasy without bars around him.

So, according to the Italian news agency Ansa, he "escaped" from house arrest in Sassari on Wednesday and knocked on the door of the city's San Sebastiano prison, where he had done time for vandalism.

When guards there refused to let him back in, he complained to police, who arrested him


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