The 71-year-old says he suffered nightmares and depression because of rodent problem at Wormwood Scrubs

A man is suing the prison service after he developed post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) from rats running across his body and bed while he was locked in his cell, the Guardian has learned.

The 71-year-old was serving a short sentence at Wormwood Scrubs prison in west London after being convicted of a benefits offence which he insists he did not commit.

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