Mesa police: Man who escaped from custody killed in crash
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — A 25-year-old man who escaped police custody while handcuffed on Sept. 11 died 10 days later in a crash while driving a stolen motorcycle, Mesa police said.
Anthony Rosales had slipped through a gate of a booking area of a police detention facility after being arrested on suspicion of shoplifting, police said.
On Tuesday, Rosales was fatally injured in a crash with another vehicle after he ran a red light on the stolen motorcycle, police said.
The other driver wasn’t injured, police said.