Video captures the moment prisoner slips out of handcuffs, escapes Ohio police department

Posted at 10:01 AM, Feb 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-21 10:01:02-05

BROOKLYN, Ohio - Police are searching for James Hlvasa, who slipped out of handcuffs in the Brooklyn Police Department and evaded police Sunday, according to WJW.

James Hlvasa slipped out of a wrist cuff that was attached to a bench inside the police station.

He ran out a door and got away through a nearby field.

As of Tuesday, Hlvasa was still not in custody. Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact Brooklyn police.