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Drug suspect escapes County courthouse during sentencing As Officers Chase After Him

Nickolaus Garrison was arrested days after his escape from the Highland County Courthouse during sentencing (HCSO)

Highland County deputies caught up with the man who escaped the courthouse during his sentencing. The video of his escape went viral.

Nickolaus Garrison, 34, was sentenced to six months in jail for a meth possession charge Tuesday. Video from inside the Highland County Courthouse house shows Garrison getting taken into custody, then bolting outside the room. Sheriff Donnie Barrera said Deputy Ben Reno chased after Garrison into the courthouse hallway. The video shows him dramatically dive over a railing. He suffered broken ribs and a minor concussion.

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