A Flat Rock man, pulled over in Hollywood during a traffic stop, escaped custody after being taken to the hospital.
According to Hollywood police, Cody McAllister was arrested on a traffic stop and charged with possession of a controlled substance after officers found methamphetamine and also charged with possession of brass knuckles.
Officers said McAllister began complaining of chest pain during the arrest. He was taken to be evaluated at the hospital where, during an X-Ray, he escaped custody and walked away.
McAllister is now facing charges of escape third degree, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of brass knuckles, failure to wear a safety belt and failure to display a license.
Anyone with information on McAllister’s whereabouts is urged to contact the Hollywood Police Department at 256-259-1296 or the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office at 256-574-9313.