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Man jumps from moving police car to avoid arrest

01/22/2015 05:18 EST | Updated 03/24/2015 05:59 EDT
A man arrested for theft in Mississauga was being escorted back to the police station in a cruiser when he broke a window and jumped out the moving car, according to Peel Regional Police. 

The man landed on Mavis Road around Hillcrest Avenue. He was quickly re-apprehended and taken to hospital.

The suspect was en route to 12 Division when he smashed the cruiser's rear window. 

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