Pike County inmate caught trying to escape - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Pike County inmate caught trying to escape

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PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (WDRB) -- An escape attempt falls flat for one Louisville man.

Bruce Cordell is now facing attempted escape and criminal mischief charges.

He was previously jailed for assault.

Police say Bruce Cordell tried to climb through the walls of the Pike County Jail Sunday.

The 18-year-old was crawling through the ceiling when it gave way.

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