Leon Li (in white) was escorted by police to Eastern Law Courts on Monday morning. He had been sent to Queen Mary Hospital on Thursday night for medical treatment and is said to have escaped from police custody while using the toilet in hospital the following morning. He was recaptured in Wan Chai on Sunday night. Photo: Nora Tam

Man who escaped from Hong Kong police while using hospital toilet to be remanded in custody

  • Leon Li, 34, did not apply for bail, and will also face charges in a separate case from 2015
  • Two Chinese nationals have also been charged in connection with the escape
Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong

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Leon Li (in white) was escorted by police to Eastern Law Courts on Monday morning. He had been sent to Queen Mary Hospital on Thursday night for medical treatment and is said to have escaped from police custody while using the toilet in hospital the following morning. He was recaptured in Wan Chai on Sunday night. Photo: Nora Tam
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