Police still searching for escaped inmate in Pittsfield

July 09, 2019 10:58 PM

A Pittsfield inmate is still at large after overpowering an officer Monday at Berkshire Medical Center and escaping custody. 

Harry Chandler Jr. was receiving treatment at the time after being picked up on drug and assault charges. 


Police say he has a long history of run-ins with the law, and is considered a threat. 

If you see him, do not approach him and call police immediately. 


Muneib Chater

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