Escaped mental health hospital patient found

Gregory Mellors
Gregory Mellors

a MENTAL health hospital patient who absconded during a shopping trip to Doncaster’s Frenchgate Centre has been found.

Police have praised members of the public for their help in locating Gregory Mellows who was found in Goole on Saturday.

The 45-year-old, a patient at Cheswold Hospital near Marshgate, was on a supervised trip last Wednesday. Cheswold Park Hospital is a 96-bed privately run unit catering for low to medium risk patients with a range of mental health problems.

Run by Riverside Healthcare Ltd it has between 300 and 350 staff and is for men only.