St. John’s Hospital
At 5:41 p.m. on Friday police said they arrested George Jordan, 36, for petit larceny and resisting arrest. Jordan was at St. John’s Hospital being treated for a prior condition when he freed himself from handcuffs and fled the hospital.
Khemchan Sulaiman, a man police say poisoned his 2-year-old daughter as part of a murder-suicide plot, has now been charged with attempted murder.
As Peninsula Hospital struggles to stay alive, it has been told to stop accepting new patients and transfer existing patients. Ambulances will also be diverted.
A Queens hospital is in desperate need of a lifeline. Peninsula Medical Center is going bankrupt and facing closure. Now, employees and patients say the fight is on.