BROOKLYN (PIX11)– A 30-year-old woman accused of taking a rental car and escaping police custody Friday in Brooklyn has been caught.
Police officers saw Carmen Riley, 30, driving a grey 2013 Altima without wearing a seatbelt near 3053 Atlantic Avenue before 2 p.m. Friday and determined she was driving a rental car she was supposed to return on Jan. 31., according to NYPD.
Cops say Riley, who was driving with a suspended license, was arrested and placed with unauthorized use of a vehicle and aggravated unlicensed operator charges.
Riley complained about not feeling well and was transported to Brookdale Hospital, where she escaped police custody and left the hospital at approximately 5:40 p.m., police say.
Police apprehended the woman around 7:05 p.m. Saturday in the vincinity of Jamaica Avenue and Nichols Avenue.
She has been additionally charged with one count of obstructing governmental administration and one count of escape.