Trials: Just before verdict: defendant escapes court

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Hechingen (dpaw) - Shortly before his conviction for a prison sentence of several years, a defendant escaped from the Hechingen district court in Baden-W├╝rttemberg. The 24-year-old used a negotiation break. As the prosecution further informed, he was not in custody. When the defendant did not appear for promulgation, the police began to search for him. The man had to answer for the murder in court.

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