Killer escapes from psychiatric center - New York News

Killer escapes from psychiatric center

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - A convicted killer who should be locked up escaped from a Queens psychiatric center and remains on the run.

Raymond Morillo, 33, has spent the last 15 years behind bars for manslaughter.

On Tuesday, Morillo swapped clothes with a friend who was visiting the Creedmore Psychiatric Facility on Winchester Blvd. and managed to leave unnoticed. Morillo's friend also walked out of the facility, according to police.

He was wearing a black baseball cap, white sweater and tan pants.

Morillo is 5'11" tall, 215 lbs. and has a tear drop tattoo under his left eye.

According to the NY Post, the convict was ordered by a judge to the psychiatric center. He was imprisoned in 1999.

If you see Morillo or know his whereabouts, contact the NYPD Crime Stoppers:

www.nypdcrimestoppers.com

Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477)

Text your tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577

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