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

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 awaiting a hearing Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. (Source: NOLA.com / JPSO)

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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