Detroit Inmate Flees After Stabbing Cop
Carjacked van found; man still on loose
By Matt Cantor, Newser User
Posted Sep 9, 2013 9:22 AM CDT
An inmate fled after stabbing a police officer in Detroit.   (Shutterstock)

(Newser) – A Detroit inmate is on the run after stabbing a cop and holding another deputy briefly hostage, the Detroit Free Press reports. The inmate fled the Frank Murphy Hall of Justice Courthouse, where the attack occurred, Fox 2 and ABC 7 report. The man, identified as Derek White, 25, stole a van, which was later recovered in a vacant lot. Police say he took the hostage's uniform but is now thought to be wearing a white T-shirt and gray pants. He's believed to be armed and dangerous.

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America_2016
Sep 13, 2013 4:51 PM CDT
It takes about 48 Minutes for the cops to arrive on a call to 911 there? Its Detroit.......nuff said
iq145
Sep 9, 2013 9:56 PM CDT
Here's footage of him fleeing: http://offtheedgehumorpics.blogspot.com/2013/04/orange-county-police-car-chase-hilarious.html
Ivan_the_Gypsy
Sep 9, 2013 7:18 PM CDT
Without doubt another black criminal. No photo is needed.