Hinton man tries to escape after being arrested

RALEIGH CO., WV (WOAY) – A Hinton man tried to make a getaway Friday while in police custody, but his dash for freedom didn’t last long.

Police say David Wesley Kellison was able to escape from a cop car, but was caught a short time later at the I-64 and Airport Road interchange.

He’s in the Southern Regional Jail now and has a $10,000 bond for the attempted escape.