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Man tries to evade police by hopping rooftops

September 16, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A man was arrested in Winnetka after police said he hurled objects at moving vehicles from a roof on Sherman Way.A police helicopter spotted the suspect after calls from the public Thursday morning.

Officials said the man jumped from building-to-building, but he was finally caught.

Police lowered him down in a rescue basket.

The man was not hurt, but investigators believe he was under the influence of drugs.

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