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Police: Man escapes cop car, tries to steal another vehicle

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On August 5th, GFPD says a man, identified as Neil Wilson Bird, was being transported on felony warrants when he escaped by breaking out the back passenger side window of the patrol car. He had managed to slip his cuffed hands under his legs and jumped out of the moving car. 

GFPD says Bird ran to the Town Pump station and tried to steal a vehicle, but the owner stepped in and managed to pin him to the ground. Bird suffered a minor head injury as a result.

He is now facing charges of Obstructing, Criminal Mischief, and Attempted Theft.  

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