Saturday 24 October, 2020

Prisoner escapes Mt Hope Hospital

The Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.

The Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.

Northern Division police are searching for a prisoner who escaped custody this morning. 

The prisoner was shot last Friday during a confrontation with police in La Horquetta. 

He was detained when he went to seek medical treatment at the St Joseph Medical Associates, police said. 

He has been under police guard since. 

He was last seen this morning at about 5:30am in the Adult Surgical Ward at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex in Mt Hope. 

He was clad in a white jersey and a red 3/4 pants. 

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of the suspect to come forward. They can contact the police at the St Joseph police station, or they can give the information by dialing 555, 800-TIPS, or by texting 482-GARY, or utilizing the TTPS App.    

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