Prisoner at large after escaping from hospital in Derry

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A man who escaped from police custody after having been taken to Altnagelvin Hospital in Derry remains at large.

He is not believed to pose a risk to public.

The 40-year-old was one of three men arrested in Derry on suspicion of involvement in burglaries and other criminal acts in Co Donegal.

He had been taken to the hospital on Tuesday afternoon after saying he was unwell.