Police: Eau Claire County inmate brea...

Police: Eau Claire County inmate breaks ankles after jumping from railing in a bet

There are 9 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Dec 15, 2010, titled Police: Eau Claire County inmate breaks ankles after jumping from railing in a bet. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

An Eau Claire County Jail inmate broke bones in both ankles, authorities say, after jumping nearly 14 feet from a second-floor railing in the jail's Huber work-release cellblock.

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Since: Jun 10

The Thunder Mansion

#1 Dec 15, 2010
I'll give him $40 if he tries it head first
blindman

Summerfield, FL

#2 Dec 15, 2010
I bet a 100 dollars he cant do it with a rope around his neck!
Charles Manson

Webster, NY

#3 Dec 15, 2010
He will probably sue, because there were no signs that said you make break bones if you jump from here. I think the death penaly is in play here,
too dumb to keep around.
Patriot

AOL

#4 Dec 15, 2010
I will bet he sues the county because they did not stop him from being stupid!
Curmudgeon

Saint Paul, MN

#5 Dec 15, 2010
I suppose the taxpayers had to pay his medical care.
mema

Jackson, MN

#6 Dec 15, 2010
and now we get to pay for his medical care as well as his room and board.
Dada

Saint Paul, MN

#7 Dec 15, 2010
I bet he never does this again.
Grim Reaper

Saint Paul, MN

#8 Dec 15, 2010
I knew someone who jumped off the Lake Street bridge for $20. Money can be a strange motivator.
MKidd

Rosemount, MN

#9 Dec 15, 2010
Walk Kowalski will deny that this guy broke his ankles, and that nobody has ever broken their ankles.

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