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Prisoner fails in escape attempt

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Mitchell McMillian (Source: LMDC) Mitchell McMillian (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man who tried to escape from police finds himself in more trouble that he was to begin with.

According to authorities, Mitchell McMillian was being transferred to Louisville Metro Corrections on March 30 when he tried to escape police by taking off through a side door.

Officers pursued McMillian and ordered him to stop. When they finally caught up with him, McMillian shoved an officer and tried to throw a punch.

McMillian was taken into custody and booked on charges of fleeing or evading, assault of an officer, and resisting arrest and escape.

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