GPHC admin never notified by cops about patients under guard – CEO

-staff uneasy over armed ranks in wards

The management of the Georgetown Public Hos-pital Corporation (GPHC) is never notified when a patient is under police guard, according to Chief Executive Officer Michael Khan, who also says that the hospital staff has been expressing fear at armed ranks being in the wards.

These revelations come in light of a recent incident where a police rank discharged several rounds in the hospital at a fleeing patient who had been severely beaten moments after he committed an armed robbery in Sophia.

The patient, identified as 19-year-old Edgar Blackman, of Tucville, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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