Man charged in connection to escape from Hennepin County Jail

Michael Simon
Michael Simon

December 18, 2018 01:47 PM

The man authorities say escaped from the Hennepin County Jail in November has been charged, according to court records.

A criminal complaint states Michael Frank Simon faces one count of escape from custody, a felony.

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According to the complaint, Simon was booked into the Hennepin County Jail in September. 


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On the morning of Nov. 28, a person observed Simon break a window and climb out onto the roof of the jail. 

Simon was later apprehended in LIttle Canada, the complaint said. 

If found guilty, he could face up to 5 years in prison. 
 

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