Questions of patient security are being raised following the death of Richard Fernuk shortly after he was discharged from St. Paul's Hospital

Saskatoon Morning

Staff at St. Paul's Hospital know they work is a tough neighbourhood. Last month, they were advised to take extra security precautions coming to and from work, after a nurse was mugged. But a recent homicide has some people asking -- what about St. Paul's patients? Especially those who leave the hospital in the middle of the night. Like Leah Howie's father, Richard Fernuk, who was killed shortly after he was discharged. CBC's Dan Zakreski has been looking into this story and spoke with Saskatoon Morning's Jennifer Quesnel.

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