Midland Woman Re-Apprehended After Escaping from Police Custody

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland woman slips off her cuffs after being arrested and makes a run for it.

Police arrested 23-year-old Krystal Grace Nyland.

It all started when officers went to check out a disturbance call on Haynes on Tuesday night.

We're told Nyland attacked an officer, who was trying to pull a man off of a fence, who was trying to get away.

Nyland was cuffed and put in a patrol car while officers tried to track down the man.

That's when Nyland saw her chance to escape.

We're told she slipped off her cuffs and took off on foot down Haynes.

Officers caught up with her.

She's charged with assaulting a public servant, escaping while in custody and hindering apprehension.