Man who escaped custody in BOP arrested
A man who escaped custody in the Bay of Plenty has been apprehended.
The 27-year-old allegedly escaped from police custody at Rotorua Hospital on 23 August 2019.
A police spokesperson says he has now been arrested.
“The man was located at a Rotorua property yesterday morning.
“He is due to appear in Rotorua District Court this morning charged with escaping police custody, resisting police and assaulting police.”