Police release picture of escaped killer

Phillip Westwater (pictured) escaped from St Nicolas Hospital in Newcastle on Wednesday Credit: Northumbria Police

Northumbria Police have released a picture of missing killer Phillip Westwater.

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Escaped killer back in hospital

Convicted killer Phillip Westwater, 44, who was dubbed the Black Dog Strangler, has been found and detained after escaping from a secure psychiatric hospital in Newcastle.