Police capture man who escaped custody while wearing handcuffs

Posted at 2:47 PM, Dec 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-31 16:16:38-05

The Whitney Police Department said they have arrested a man who escaped from police custody and led them on a short chase on Sunday. 

Police were looking for a 17-year-old man wearing a grey hoodie and blue jeans with white tennis shoes in the Ballard St. area of Whitney. 

Police said the suspect was still wearing handcuffs.

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