Man Tries to Flee from Police While Handcuffed

A man who tried to get a away from police was not suscessful. 29-year-old Cody Williams, of Kirksville, was arresed for suspicion of burglary early Monday morning. Police were called to a at a two-story residence in the 800 block of S. Fourth Street and found a broken window on the lower level of the complex.. Williams was seen using a flashlight and removing items in the bottom floor of the complex. He was later handcuffed and placed into custody by police. Williams tried to flee while handcuffed, but slipped on grass and was again placed in custody. He’s being held in the Adair County Jail on a $50,000 cash-only bond.