A man who pleaded guilty earlier this year to escaping from a Mitchell police car has been sentenced to three years in prison for violating terms of his probation.
23-year-old Roderick Rouse admitted to leaving addiction treatment and failing to enroll in a state sobriety program.
Authorities say Rouse in May squeezed through a small, unlocked plastic window separating the back and front seats of the squad car and fled, eluding officers for about an hour.
Rouse was given credit for 82 days he already has served behind bars.
Most Popular Today
- 1.Education Funding
Mid Central Takes Action On Finances, Dodges Questions About GEAR UP
- 2.Education Funding
State Working With U.S. Education Dept. On GEAR UP Transfer
Thursday Morning Business Brief
Thursday Afternoon Business Brief
Friday Morning Business Brief