Man jumps from window to escape Whitley deputies

WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Deputies in Whitley County say a man jumped from a window to escape from them while trying to make an arrest Tuesday.

Ryan Mason was wanted for Failure to Appear in Court charges when deputies tried to arrest him at a home on Henry Barton Road. According to a news release, Mason locked himself inside a bathroom and jumped out of a window.

Deputies said they caught Mason behind a neighbor's residence. A metal container containing what deputies think is Suboxone, the release noted.

Mason is charged with Fleeing or Evading Police, Resisting Arrest, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Controlled Substance not in Proper Container and Failure to Appear in Court.

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