Fugitive Updating Facebook While on the Run

SEATTLE,Wa.(AP) — He’s on the lam,but Travis A. Nicolaysen still had time to update his Facebook page.

The 26-year-old has eluded authorities since two foot chases Wednesday and a dragnet that included a police dog tracking him through a Port Angeles neighborhood.

The dog came up only with a blue bandanna he had been wearing.

His first day on the run,one friend posted to his account: “Cops all over you.” Nicolaysen responded the next day with: “ya got away thanks bro.”


Manatee FL Inmate Bites Deputy,Loses Teeth as a Result

MANATEE,Fl. – An inmate’s two front teeth fell out after biting a deputy at the Manatee County jail Thursday,an arrest report shows.

At 3:15 a.m.,two deputies were trying to help Erin Babich,25,into a cell when she refused orders to get up from a chair. She then pulled away from deputies and tried to hit one of them,a report shows.

When the deputies tried to restrain her,Babich bit one of them so hard,the report shows,that her two front teeth fell out and the deputy’s arm bled and swelled.


Female Inmate Leaves Trail of Blood in Bexar County TX Escape

BEXAR COUNTY,Tx. – A brazen mid-morning escape for an inmate now has Bexar County deputies on the hunt. But it was not a manhunt that kept officers tied up on Thursday morning. It was a woman-hunt.

For the second time in two months an inmate went over the wall in a minimum security detention facility. Authorities say this time the breakout cost the female prisoner a trail of blood.

Parts of a prison-orange uniform are draped high over one section of fence.

The scarlet red of blood paints another section,where deputies say a 25-year old woman scaled the chain links and razor wire.


State Pen Crackdown Turns Up 15 Shanks

SANTA FE,Nm. – Officials at the New Mexico Corrections Department say they recovered a higher than usual number of inmate-made weapons called shanks at the New Mexico Penitentiary near Santa Fe recently.

New Mexico Corrections Department spokeswoman Christian Rodda said Wednesday that 15 shanks were confiscated from inmates during lockdowns and shakedowns that took place March 29 and March 30. Rodda said guards normally find about three shanks — which have a sharp edge and/or point so they can cut,slit or puncture — per month.


LA County Sheriff’s Official Investigated for Having Inmate Help His Golf Swing

LOS ANGELES,Ca. — A yellow jail jumpsuit isn’t the usual golf wear. But Canadian pro golfer-turned-thief Frank Carrillo says that’s what he wore when a sheriff’s official took him to a Catalina Island golf course to offer pointers.

Los Angeles County Capt. Jeff Donahue is under investigation for allegations of having an inappropriate relationship with an inmate,the Los Angeles Times reported.