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Patient Who Went Missing From Dorothea Dix Now Back At Hospital

Posted June 7, 2004 10:37 a.m. EDT

— A mental patient who walked away from Dorothea Dix Hospital was back at the hospital Monday night.

Richard Whitfield vanished Thursday after Dix granted him a one-hour pass.

Hospital officials confirmed that Whitfield returned Monday morning. But they would not comment about his return or Whitfield's condition.