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.


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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