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7 State Hospital employees suspended in wake of killer’s escape

  • Department of Health Director Virginia Pressler, Gov. David Ige and Attorney General Douglas Chin attended a Capitol news conference Wednesday following the arrest of Randall Saito. “Clearly we need to know where these patients are, especially those that can be a danger to our community and we need to account for their whereabouts,” Ige said.

The California capture of an escaped killer from the Hawaii State Hospital resulted in seven hospital employees being suspended without pay on Wednesday as Gov. David Ige ordered an investigation of how Randall Saito was able to get the money and means to escape after 38 years in confinement. Read more

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