JUNEAU, Alaska—A 23-year-old prisoner made a dash for freedom from the Juneau courthouse but was taken into custody a few minutes later.
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As they waited for an elevator on the ground floor of Dimond Courthouse, Lobaugh ran for a back door, setting off alarms.
Two court security officers sprinted after him and police joined the pursuit. Police officers rearrested Lobaugh on a hillside near the State Office Building. Despite the handcuffs, Lobaugh had removed his orange shirt
Police say Lobaugh had been picked up Tuesday night on a warrant issued for failing to comply with conditions of probation from theft and forgery charges.