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Police helicopter used in search for missing patient
A POLICE helicopter was last night used in a search for a woman missing from Bootham Hospital.
The woman, who is in her 50s, was reported missing at about 9.30pm by staff at the hospital.
Air support, the police dog section and officers on foot carried out a search for the woman.
A control room officer made contact with her by phone and following a long conversation she was found by police officers in the Bishopthorpe area at about 5.10am, a North Yorkshire Police spokesman said.