Man who escaped from Hawaii psychiatric hospital arrested in California

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS – ELIZABETH ELIZALDE

A suspected killer who escaped from a psychiatric hospital in Hawaii, sparking a manhunt, has been arrested in California Wednesday.

Randall Saito was arrested at around 10:30 a.m. in Stockton, the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office said.

He managed to escape Hawaii State Hospital on Sunday and then took a plane to Maui before heading to San Jose, Calif., authorities said.

Honolulu authorities received a tip that Saito was on his way to his brother’s home in Stockton, and forwarded the information to Stockton police, which said the suspect had been captured.

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