Waco police find escaped psychiatric patient

Posted at 12:47 PM, Jan 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-24 14:40:54-05

Waco police said they have found a man who escaped from Providence DePaul Center on Thursday.

Police said Noah Walker Jr. escaped from the center while wearing a gray hoodie and possibly black pants. He was later found on Hewitt Drive.

The hospital staff told police he has a high potential to harm anyone he comes in contact with, adding that he assaulted a staff member while escaping.

He was found around 1:10 p.m. and is no longer considered a danger to the public.

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