POLICE are seeking the public’s assistance after a 23-year-old man escaped custody from Canberra Hospital on Saturday (July 29).
Jonathon Hogan appeared before court on Saturday and was later transferred to the Canberra Hospital at about 8.30pm.
Mr Hogan was in custody for charges relating to property offences and resisting police.
He is described as being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 180cm tall, of slim build, with brown eyes, and dark hair. He has the words “Ricki Rose Murray” tattooed inside his right forearm and the word “Ricki” tattooed inside his left forearm.
ACT Policing warns members of the public not to approach Jonathon and to call 131 444 with information.