Inmate who escaped from Edinburgh police captured on east side

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Mug shot of Dustin Evans

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Nov. 30, 2015)– Police captured an escaped inmate Monday night on the east side.

Dustin Evans, 26, escaped from Edinburgh police while he was being transported to the Columbus Jail on November 17.

Evans complained of nausea during the transport. The officer pulled over to let him vomit, and then she put him back in the car. While she was getting back into the driver’s seat, he somehow opened the door and fled.

Before escaping, he was arrested on charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of paraphernalia and resisting law enforcement.

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