At 4:30 this morning -- while his hands were cuffed behind his back -- Morales-Leiva used his scull to bash in a cop's face, according to the Miami-Dade Police Department. Then ran through the lawns of neighbors until officers used dogs and helicopters to track him down. Which sounds a lot like The Fugitive. Without the handsomeness.
Cops were transporting the now-swollen-faced prisoner to the Miami Dade County Pre-Trail detention center in a police pick-up truck when he escaped. They nabbed him 3 1/2 hours later near 211 NW 25 Avenue.