Inmate escaped from Kansas City hospital
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Authorities are searching for a Jackson County inmate who escaped while being treated from a Kansas City hospital.
Kansas City police said 25-year-old Willie J. Sanders escaped from Truman Medical Center early Tuesday.
He was being held in Jackson County on charges of kidnapping, burglary and assault in a case from last year.
Sanders was wearing a hospital gown over an orange Jackson County jail jumpsuit, as well as broken leg shackles, when he escaped.
Details of how he escaped and what he was at the hospital were not immediately available.