The police arrested 24-year-old Patrick Rempe after he allegedly tried to break into the county jail by ramming his car into the front door and then trying to climb a fence.
24-year-old man arrested for attempting to break into jail so he could greet his friends
A Florida man was arrested for attempting to break into jail so he could greet his friends.
The suspect,, was arrested when he got tangled in the fence's razor wire, according to WFTV.com.
Rempe was taken into custody and treated for minor injuries.
Police said he told them he was high on the synthetic drug flakka and just wanted to "visit friends who were in the jail," according to WPBF TV.
The police department officials estimate the damage to be at least $5,000.
Rempe is that he now faces charges of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, battery on a law enforcement officer, three counts of felony criminal mischief, leaving the scene of a crash with property damage and driving under the influence, according to WFLA.com.
Rempe is being held without bond which, ironically, gives him plenty of time to reconnect with old friends. Huffington Post reported.
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