Missing Mercy Hospital patient found

Mercy Hospital in the Dunedin suburb of Maori Hill. Photo: ODT files
Mercy Hospital in the Dunedin suburb of Maori Hill. Photo: ODT files
A patient reported missing from Dunedin's Mercy Hospital following surgery has been found.

The woman went missing from the private hospital in the suburb of Maori Hill this morning, prompting a search by police.

About 2.20pm, police confirmed to the ODT that she had been found safe and well "in the wider Dunedin area".

No further details were available.
 

 

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