Serial Prison Escapee Laurie Dodd Recaptured In Dramatic Arrest

A man who sparked a four-day manhunt after fleeing hospital and escaping custody has been recaptured in Perth.

Laurie John Junior Dodd, 44, escaped from Royal Perth Hospital on Saturday afternoon.

The escape triggered an air and ground search around the city.

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Dodd was recaptured in a dramatic arrest in Morley on Wednesday morning.

“Dodd was recaptured in Morley just after 11am,” a police spokesperson told 10 daily.

More to come.