Police: Homeless man diagnosed with COVID-19 escapes from Yale New Haven Hospital

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Police say a homeless man diagnosed with COVID-19 escaped from Yale New Haven Hospital Sunday morning.

They say the man went to Milford, where police picked him up around 7 p.m. that night.

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Police say they don't know how the man made it from the hospital to Milford or if he had any contact with anyone during that time.

He is currently in quarantine and under police guard.

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