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Home Police: Man jumps out of bathroom window to avoid arrest

Danny Howard, 26 (Source: Houma Police Dept.) Danny Howard, 26 (Source: Houma Police Dept.)
HOUMA, LA (WVUE) -

The Houma Police Department said a man tried to avoid arrest Saturday by jumping out of his bathroom window.

Officers were executing an arrest warrant on 26-year-old Danny Howard for several charges, including battery on a police officer. When officers arrived at a his home, Howard reportedly spotted them and retreated into a bathroom. Police said he jumped out of the bathroom window, leading officers on a foot chase. Officers caught up to Howard and arrested him. 

Officers said they found more than 13 grams of crack cocaine at the home and a digital scale. Investigators also found a school bag with six grams of methamphetamine, bullet, and about $524 in cash.

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