Police arrest man who escaped custody in Elmhurst

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ELMHURST, Ill. — Police have caught a man who escaped from officers in the western suburbs.

Elmhurst police say the man escaped police custody around 7 p.m. Wednesday near North and Larch Avenues. He was in custody for retail theft at the time.

Police located and arrested the man again at 10:15 p.m.

Charges are pending.


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