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Man who escaped from KCK police during felony arrest back in custody

Police say 21-year-old Deron McAfee, who allegedly escaped in handcuffs during a felony arrest near the Legends Outlets shopping center in Kansas City, Kan.,  Monday night, is back in custody.
Police say 21-year-old Deron McAfee, who allegedly escaped in handcuffs during a felony arrest near the Legends Outlets shopping center in Kansas City, Kan., Monday night, is back in custody. Kansas City, Kan., Police Department

A man who allegedly escaped in handcuffs during a felony arrest Monday night near the Legends Outlets shopping center is back in custody, Kansas City, Kan., police said.

Deron McAfee, 21, was arrested Wednesday evening without incident, police said Thursday morning.

McAfee originally had been arrested on felony charges near 106th Street and Parallel Parkway, but he allegedly managed to escape wearing handcuffs.

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Robert A. Cronkleton: 816-234-4261, @cronkb
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