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File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Facing 15 Years For Escaping Hospital, Assaulting Officer

Washoe County jail inmate who escaped from a Reno hospital room and assaulted an officer before he was shot in the leg has been convicted of several felony charges.

06/03/2014

File photo of suspect in handcuffs. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Man Who Fled Courthouse After Convicted In Child’s Death Arrested In Nevada

A man who fled Arizona after being convicted of first-degree murder and child abuse in 2012 has been arrested in Nevada.

03/07/2014

File photo of a cop car. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Prisoner Recaptured After Escape In Police Car

A woman who escaped from custody in a stolen police car in a northwestern New Mexico town has been apprehended.

02/05/2014

In this handout image provided by SeaWorld San Diego, five African-spurred tortoises (Photo by Mike Aguilera/SeaWorld San Diego via Getty Images)

Lost Giant Tortoise Startles Logan Residents

Residents in Logan were startled to see a 127-pound giant tortoise wandering down a street after it escaped from its owner.

10/08/2012

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Police Kill Rampaging Chimp After Las Vegas Escape

Authorities say they had no choice but to kill one rampaging chimpanzee and tranquilize another after the primates escaped a Las Vegas-area backyard and tore through a neighborhood, pounding on cars and jumping into at least one vehicle.

07/13/2012