Joel Williams, Handcuffed Fugitive, Runs Into Black River

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Maybe hes a good swimmer with both arms? Well never know.
  • Maybe he's a good swimmer with both arms? We'll never know.

Escape plans while in police custody are risky business.

Chances — and we're talking 99% — are that you're going to get caught anyway, and your attempts to elude the authorities are just going to a) Piss them off, and b) Probably lead to more charges.

But that doesn't stop criminals from trying.

Take young Joel Williams for instance, who didn't let a pair of handcuffs prevent him from attempting to escape the cops by swimming.

Yes, swimming with arms behind his back in handcuffs.

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