16 November 2022

Police seek wanted man who escaped from hospital

| Claire Fenwicke
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Police say Mohammadiman Aghahosseini escaped from Canberra Hospital on Sunday, 13 November. Photo: ACT Policing.

A man is on the run after escaping from The Canberra Hospital, with police seeking any information which could lead to his arrest.

Wanted man Mohammadiman Aghahosseini absconded from the Garran facility at about 2 pm on Sunday (13 November).

The 32-year-old was last seen on foot heading toward Launceston Street, Phillip.

He’s described as being of Middle Eastern appearance, with a medium build, olive complexion, short black hair and dark eyes.

He was last seen wearing a green high-vis jumper with writing on the back, blue jeans, and black shoes.

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Police have warned the community not to approach Mohammadiman.

If you’ve seen Mohammadiman, or have information regarding his whereabouts, contact ACT Policing Operations on 131 444, quoting reference 7270543. Information can be provided anonymously.

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‘Escaped’ hospital? That’s no crime. I know most people are glad to get out. Did he escape police custody? That my justify your request for assistance.

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