Video: Heroic judge chases 2 inmates who tried to escape courtroom

Video: Heroic judge chases 2 inmates who tried to escape courtroom

A video went viral on social media, which showed a judge chasing after two suspects, who attempted to flee their court appearance in Washington State.

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A judge at the Lewis County District Court had to put in some extra work last Tuesday when two suspects decided to make a run for it.

A video was shared on Facebook which showed a couple of inmates trying to run away during their court appearance.

However, the judge shrugged off his robe and ran after them. Briefly.co.za saw cameras in the court building captured the judge chased the suspects down a couple of stairs before they disappear from view outside.

According to reports, the judge managed to catch one of the men while the cops apprehended the other one.

The video was shared on Facebook on Friday, along with the caption: "Inmates attempt escape from Lewis County District Court"

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The post sparked quite the reaction on social media and people were left in stitches over the two men's failed attempt to escape.

Sarah Marlowe commented: "I feel like this was not a well thought out plan."
Nancy Goodwin wrote, "Bad boys Bad boys! Whatya gonna do when they come for you... and you’re hand cuffed oh my. Good job RW!"

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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