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Covid-19: Man who escaped hospital due to fear of needles sentenced to six months in jail

A 63-year-old man who fled his Covid-19 isolation room at Queen Elizabeth Hospital last December was sentenced to six months in prison on Friday. He cited a fear of needles. Li Wan-keung appeared at Kowloon City Magistrate’s Court and admitted violating pandemic prevention regulations. He said he had run away “because he was scared of […]