- Associated Press - Monday, March 7, 2016

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Reno police say they have arrested a man who escaped while being taken to jail.

Authorities say detectives were transporting 30-year-old Javier Saldana to Washoe County Jail on Friday afternoon when he separated himself from them and drove off.

Police say he was found and re-arrested Sunday evening after a brief chase on foot.

Police did not say why Saldana was initially arrested.

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