Search continues in Berkshire County for escapee

July 10, 2019 01:08 PM

The search continues for an inmate who went missing in Pittsfield.

The Berkshire County Sheriff says Harry Chandler Jr. has a black belt in judo and overpowered a sheriff's deputy at Berkshire Medical Center, where he was receiving treatment for an infected hand.

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He was in custody on drug and assault charges.

If you spot him, police say don't go near him. Call 911 immediately.


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