Officers of the Correctional Services Department (CSD) today (April 30) stopped a person in custody from attempting to escape.
At 10.55am, the male person in custody, aged 26, suddenly dashed towards the exit and attempted to escape after a medical appointment at North District Hospital. He was instantly stopped by the escort staff and sent back to the institution.
The case has been reported to the Police for investigation.
Ends/Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Issued at HKT 19:30