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Detroit Man Charged With Felony Escape

Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Joe Brayton Coleman, (DOB: 07/12/1998), of Detroit, in connection with escaping from police custody. On June 5, 2017 at 2:00 p.m., Coleman was arrested by Detroit police officers for an alleged outstanding warrant issued in March 2017 for Unarmed Robbery, Larceny from a Person and Receiving and Concealing Stolen Property over Sl 7000 and less than $20,000. It is fulther alleged that prior to being transported to the Detroit Detention Center, Coleman broke free of his restraints and fled from the Sixth Precinct. He was located and arrested by DPD officers on July 5, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in Detroit

Coleman has been charged with Felony Escape*_ He was arraigned this afternoon before 36th District Court Magistrate Dawn White. The probable cause conference is scheduled for July 14, 2017 at 8:30 a_m; the preliminary exam is scheduled for July 21, 2017 at 9:00 am. Both hearings are before 36th District Court Judge Deborah Lewis Langstom The defendant received a $50,000 cash/surety bond.

*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed Innocent unti and unless proven guilty