Man leaves court cells in ambulance
Posted at 11:02am Thursday 12 Oct, 2017
The man was found alone in a serious condition in the Tauranga District Court cells. File photo.
An investigation is underway after a man was found in serious condition in the Tauranga District Court cells.
A police spokesperson says officers responded to an incident in the Tauranga District Court cells, shortly after midday yesterday.
“A man who was alone in a cell, was found in a serious condition. Medical treatment was provided to him before he was taken to Tauranga Hospital in an ambulance.
“He remains in Tauranga Hospital in a serious condition.
“Police are investigating and enquiries are ongoing.”