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Daily Mail
Killer escaped from psych ward to prove he could behave properlythe escape. It's also begun reviewing patient privileges and public visitation
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
the escape. It's also begun reviewing patient privileges and public visitation polices and has ordered more fencing. Hawaii Department of Health Director Dr. Ginny Pressler said at a press conference Wednesday that Saito's escape was a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The New Canaan News / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Middletown Press / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Darien News-Review / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hospital patient escaped to prove he could behave properlyDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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ABC News
Hawaii psychiatric patient's escape was an 'act of desperation,' he sayssurveillance cameras, there is no "fencing all around" the campus, Saito said.
ABC News / Posted 30 days ago
surveillance cameras, there is no "fencing all around" the campus, Saito said. "It's a hospital, not a prison," he said. Hawaii Department of Health Director Dr. Ginny Pressler said at a press conference Wednesday afternoon that Saito's escape... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Rapid City Journal / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Fremont Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The New Canaan News / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Missoulian
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Missoulian / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The World
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The World / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Times and Democrat / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Sentinel
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Santa Maria Times / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outsideDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Sioux City Journal / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Middletown Press / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Darien News-Review / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
KWWL Iowa / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Escaped patient says he needed to prove himselfDirector of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, spe
The Register Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
Director of the Hawaii Department of Health, Dr. Virginia Pressler, center, speaks during a news conference about escaped psychiatric patient Randall Saito as Hawaii Gov. David Ige, left, and Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, right, listen,... Read more
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Boston Globe
17 escapes from Hawaii hospital since 2010at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated that workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hawaiian fugitive says he fled psych hospital out of ‘desperation’ in jailhouse interviewat Hawaii State Hospital, which houses more than 300 patients in Kaneohe, will
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
at Hawaii State Hospital, which houses more than 300 patients in Kaneohe, will be placed on unpaid leave for 30 days, Hawaii Department of Health Director Virginia Pressler announced Wednesday. Pressler said an internal investigation indicates... Read more
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ABC Montana
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
ABC Montana / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
WGEM Quincy / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
KTVN Reno / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
Hawaii News Now / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
AP: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapesat least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wedne
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 30 days ago
at least eight hours to notify law enforcement that Saito was missing. On Wednesday, Dr. Virginia Pressler, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, said an internal inquiry indicated workers inadvertently or intentionally neglected to supervise... Read more
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