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Woman brought in on warrant charged with running from police

Jan 21, 2013 -- 10:23am


Southeast Missourian

A woman is in the Cape Girardeau County Jail facing attempted escape charges after police said she ran while being brought in on a warrant. Cape Girardeau Police Department spokesman Darin Hickey said 33-year old Rosie  Jackson is charged with attempted escape from confinement, a felony. Jackson was brought in on a Cape Girardeau warrant about 3:20 p.m. Thursday, and started to run across the back parking lot at the police station as an officer was trying to take her into the building. While running, Jackson slipped a wrist from her handcuffs and ran into a parking lot across Merriweather Street from the station before police caught up to her. Jackson was being held Friday on a $5,000 cash-only bond.

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