Search

Man escapes from police custody at Newham General Hospital

13:56 31 March 2014

Mark Davis, who absconded from police custody at Newham General Hospital

Mark Davis, who absconded from police custody at Newham General Hospital

Archant

Police are appealing for help in locating a man who absconded from custody at Newham General Hospital this morning.

Mark Davis, 26, was taken into custody at Fresh Wharf, Barking, on Saturday, March 29.

While there, he claimed to be suffering from stomach pains and was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

When leaving the hospital he escaped his guard and police are now to trace him.

He was arrested in connection with a burglary in Dagenham on February 26, and is known to have links to the Basildon area.

The public are asked not to approach him and to call 999 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 immediately.

Latest News Stories

Yesterday, 17:00
The centre has been praised for its sustainability initiatives (Pic by Dharam Sahdev)

Stratford Shopping Centre won an award for cutting down on waste.

Yesterday, 14:00
PICTURE BY ALEX WHITEHEAD/SWPIX.COM - Diving - British Gas Diving Championships 2013 - Plymouth Life Centre, Plymouth, England - 10/02/13 - Georgia Ward competes in the Womens 3m preliminaries.

The biggest names in international diving will be out in force at the London Aquatics Centre next weekend for the British leg of the FINA NVC Diving World Series.

Elizabeth Olympic Park
Yesterday, 10:00
Potentially lethal skin whitening products seized by Newham Trading Standards

Banned skin whitening products have been seized by Newham Trading Standards.

Ian Corbett
Fri, 18:58
Theatre Royal Stratford East

Theatre Royal Stratford East has announced details of a major auditorium refurbishment which is set to take place from this month.

Arts Council England

Most read news

Competitions

Spruce up for spring with this beauty bundle from Justmylook!

Looking to update your look for spring? Well, you’re in luck.

Read more
Glen Moray whiskey could be winging its way to you.

The Glen Moray Classic is a classic Speyside single malt and forms the starting point for the Classic Range.

Read more

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Newham Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder