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Report: Hearing set for inmate who slips handcuffs, escapes JP courtroom

Rebecca Savage, 40, escaped her handcuffs and slipped out of a Jefferson Parish court while...
Rebecca Savage, 40, escaped her handcuffs and slipped out of a Jefferson Parish court while awaiting a hearing Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.(NOLA.com / JPSO)
Updated: Feb. 22, 2019 at 6:03 AM CST
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -A hearing has been scheduled Friday for a Jefferson Parish inmate who slipped out of her handcuffs and almost got away.

According to a report by our partners NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune, Rebecca Savage made it down one and a half flights of stairs before a bailiff caught up with her.

Savage originally faced burglary and drug charges.

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