Almost 100 mentally ill patients have gone missing from Dundee’s Carseview Hospital in the past four years, the Tele can reveal.

Some of the 95 who were reported to have gone missing from the psychiatric unit during that time died.

Statistics released through Freedom of Information show there were 95 reported episodes where a patient was noted to be absent or missing from the Carseview Centre from 2012-2016.

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