Posted: Mar 22, 2010 9:11 AM by Andrea Fontenot
Source: Associated Press
Police in Pittsburgh arrested a Michigan fugitive after he walked out of a Pittsburgh hospital and into a bar wearing only his hospital gown and with an intravenous needle still his arm.
Elbert Lewis Thompson II was taken into custody a short time later.
Police say Thompson had been detained by officers after fleeing a traffic stop.
He was initially hospitalized after complaining of feeling sick and losing consciousness.
Thompson is wanted in Oakland County, Michigan, for armed robbery and other charges.