Police appeal for help to locate wanted man after he escaped from officers while being treated in hospital

Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate a wanted man from the north Manchester area.

Wednesday, 22nd September 2021, 10:13 am
Updated Wednesday, 22nd September 2021, 10:14 am

Richard Kane, 33, escaped from officers on Monday, whilst being treated at North Manchester General Hospital.

He is wanted for escaping from lawful custody.

Kane is known to have links to the north Manchester area.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Richard Kane

Anyone who sees Richard is asked not to approach him and to call 999.

Anybody with information regarding the whereabouts of Richard should contact police on 0161 856 9122, or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555

Thanks for reading. If you value what we do and are able to support us, a digital subscription is just £1 for your first month. Try us today by clicking here and viewing our offers. 111.