Bride arrested on warrant, misses court date

This undated booking photo provided by the Jackson County Sheriff's Office in Michigan via the Jackson Citizen Patriot shows Tammy Lee Hinton. Authorities say the Michigan bride was arrested in her wedding dress on a felony warrant after exchanging vows at a Jackson-area church. Police say she was arrested on a 3-year-old warrant for identity theft, booked and released after less than about 30 minutes. The Jackson Citizen Patriot reports Hinton was scheduled to appear Monday, July 18, 2011, in Jackson County District Court, but she missed the court date. (AP Photo/Jackson County Sheriff's Office via Jackson Citizen Patriot)

July 19, 2011 5:33:10 PM PDT
Authorities say a new bride arrested in Michigan on a 3-year-old warrant and briefly jailed wearing her wedding dress was picked up again after missing her day in court.

The Jackson Citizen Patriot reports 53-year-old Tammy Lee Hinton failed to appear in Jackson County District Court on Monday. The warrant was for felony identity theft charges.

The newspaper says Blackman-Leoni Township police got word she was being released from Allegiance Health hospital on Tuesday and arrested her.

Police say they believe Hinton has been living in Florida. They received two tips that she would be Michigan for Saturday's wedding.

Police arrested Hinton Saturday on the felony warrant, and booked and released her after less than about 30 minutes.

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