TAIPEI (The China Submit) — A Taiwanese man, surnamed Chen, who just lately examined optimistic for the COVID-19 virus, escaped his hospital room on Wednesday however was quickly recaptured by police in Wanhua District.
In accordance with native Chinese language-language media, the 71-year-old sought medical assist on the emergency room of Taipei Metropolis Hosptial’s Ren’ai department within the early hours of Wednesday.
As he was a confirmed case, he was positioned in an isolation room to be noticed and handled by hospital personnel.
Nevertheless, he quickly grew to become agitated and demanded sleeping capsules at 3:30 within the morning and later destroyed the glass of his room with a wood stick.
The hospital instantly knowledgeable the police within the jurisdiction and was later in a position to calm the person down with the assistance of the police.
It was later found within the morning that he had left the hospital with out permission at 9:00 a.m. and the police have been instantly referred to as again to hunt the person.
It’s understood that Chen had a report and is needed for assault.
The Da’an Department of the Taipei Police Division rapidly tracked down the person and located that after escaping from the hospital, Chen took the MRT from Da’an Station to Longshan Temple Station.
The police later discovered him at 1:30 p.m. in his residence in Wanhua District and introduced him again to the hospital.