Woman spends weekend trapped in restroom of local library

(City of Waco photo/file)
(City of Waco photo/file)(KWTX)
Published: Apr. 4, 2016 at 11:54 AM CDT
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A woman was rescued Monday morning from the restroom at the West Waco library where she had been trapped there since Saturday evening.

Paramedics were sent at around 7 a.m. Monday to the library at 5301 Bosque Boulevard, after library employees found the woman inside the restroom.

Larry Holze, spokesman for the City of Waco, said the woman was at the library Saturday evening went to the restroom just before closing time.

She somehow got stuck inside one of the stalls and was unable to get out.

She did not have a cellphone and was unable to call for help.

“We usually check those things but this time we did not,” Holze said.

When the building was secured, she was locked inside.

She was not injured.