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An attempted escape gets foiled by law enforcement officials

MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR (KAIT) - An attempted escape in a Mountain View Courtroom got foiled by law enforcement officers.

According to Circuit Court Judge John Dan Kemp, a man was waiting in the courtroom as the jury deliberated on his sentence.

Judge Kemp says the man ran through a window and landed on the roof of part of the building.

Kemp says officers quickly caught the man and brought him back to the courtroom for sentencing. 

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