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Woman Escapes from Police Custody, Recaptured

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LAWTON Okla_ A Lawton woman faces charges Monday, after police say she escaped custody.

An officer noticed LaShawnda Turner arguing with a man on Saturday. She took off running, but the officer was able to arrest her for outstanding warrants a short time later.

Police say the woman managed to get out of her handcuffs and the patrol car on the way to jail.

She was quickly re-captured after a passerby used his car to stop her for police.

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