FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) — A woman facing charges made a run for it, out of a Broward courtroom, Thursday morning.READ MORE: Doral Police ID Officers Injured In Friday's Shooting
Broward Sheriff’s deputies said Dayanira Salazar was in front of Judge Michael Robinson for a grand theft charge.
When the bailiff was going to take her into custody, she bolted from the courtroom
Deputies said Salazar dashed out of the courtroom, out of the courthouse, making her way to a nearby bridge as a female deputy chased after her.
Salazar was able to get into a cab but the deputy told the driver to stop.READ MORE: Six People Hospitalized Following Boat Explosion In Dania Beach
That’s when Salazar got out and attempted to get into another car to no avail, deputies said.
The deputy was able to arrest Salazar who was later taken to the hospital from an asthma attack.
The deputy who chased after her suffered scratches on her knees and was also being checked out.MORE NEWS: Florida Is Ditching Palm Trees To Fight Climate Crisis
Salazar will face additional charges.