§ 135.05  ESCAPE OF PRISONERS.
   It is unlawful for any person confined in the city jail or other place of confinement by the city, or working upon the streets or other public places of the city in pursuance of any judgement, or otherwise held in legal custody by authority of the city, to escape or attempt to escape from any such jail, prison or custody.
(`93 Code, § 10-605)  Penalty, see § 130.99