Detroit Man Charged With Felony Escape

DETROIT, MI – On Saturday June 8th, 2017, Joe Braxton Coleman, 19-years-old, of Detroit, was charged with escaping from police custody.

On Wednesday June 5th, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. Joe Coleman was arrested by Detroit Police Officers for an alleged outstanding warrant issued in March 2017 for Unarmed Robbery , Larceny from a Person and Receiving and Concealing Stolen Property over $1,000 and less than $20,000.

It is further alleged that prior to being transported to the Detroit Detention Center Coleman broke free of his restraints and fled from the Sixth Precinct. He was located and arrested by DPD officers on July 5, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. In Detroit.

Coleman has been charged with Felony Escape. Joe Brayton Coleman, charged with Felony Escape. He was arraigned and the probable cause conference is scheduled for July 14, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. The preliminary exam is scheduled for July 21, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. Both hearings are before Judge Deborah Lewis Langston. The defendant received a $50,000 cash/surety bond, which includes a GPS tether.