Man who aided patient left in the cold gives update on her condition


Source: CBS News

BALTIMORE — The man who said he came to the aid of a visibly disoriented woman discharged from a Baltimore hospital wearing only a gown and socks on a frigid winter’s night said Friday that she’s been reunited with her family. Imamu Baraka, a psychotherapist who has an office across the street from the University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus, said he was so angry at the woman’s treatment that he decided to record Tuesday night’s events on cellphone video, fearing no one would believe him if he reported a patient being left at a bus stop like that on a cold January night.

“I knew that she was not supposed to be discharged from a hospital with no clothing on and no shoes,” he said Friday.

Baraka’s cellphone video shows several guards strolling back to the hospital


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