AP Exclusive: Hawaii psychiatric hospital had 17 escapes

State Hospital Hospital/Honolulu Police Department via AP

This Sunday, Nov 12, 2017 frame from surveillance video provided by the Honolulu Police Department shows Randall Saito leaving the Hawaii State Hospital in Kaneohe.

HONOLULU — More than a dozen escapes have occurred over the past eight years at a Hawaii psychiatric hospital where a patient who admitted killing a woman decades ago walked off the grounds and made it to California before he was captured.