NYPD looking for escaped prisoner

The News Leader

July 20, 2011 6:38:06 AM PDT
New York City police say a 27-year-old man in their custody has escaped from a police stationhouse.

Police say the suspect, Davtian Thomas, of Brooklyn, escaped from the 61st police precinct in Brooklyn on Tuesday.

The suspect was arrested earlier that day for robbery.

Police say he was in an interview room in the stationhouse when he escaped.

Police ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1 800 577-TIPS.