Mo. suspect escapes by running out of police station

WELLSTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in St. Louis County are searching for a man who bolted out of a police station, and they say he may be armed, dangerous and angry.

Wellston police arrested Billy Rabun Jr. on outstanding felony warrants after pulling him over in a traffic stop. He was in the process of being booked around 1 a.m. Friday when authorities say he ran out the police station’s front door.

Police say Rabun’s brother was a recent murder victim and he has expressed a desire for retaliation.


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