– East London NHS Foundation Trust statement
East London NHS Foundation Trust has launched an immediate internal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the escape of a patient from the John Howard Centre.
We have reviewed our security and processes as a matter of urgency.
The Trust is working with the police to assist them with their investigation.
A convicted killer has escaped from a mental health centre in Homerton. Police are appealing for assistance in tracing Lerone Boye, who murdered a 17-year-old in 2011.