A MAN has been recalled to prison after being arrested by police at Whiston Hospital.

The 31-year-old was taken into custody on Sunday afternoon.

Staff had reported an “irate” man at the hospital.

Police say officers found the man was wanted on recall to prison following a breach of his licence conditions.

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A police statement read: “Thomas Finney, 31, of Holbrook Close, St Helens has now been returned to prison after his release on licence following a robbery conviction in 2014.”