Police Search for Escaped Prisoner in Queens | NBC New York

Police Search for Escaped Prisoner in Queens



    Police released this photo of Jordan.

    Police in Queens are looking for a man who escaped police custody Friday night.

    George Jordan, 36, was arrested Friday for petit larceny and resisting arrest. Jordan was being treated at Saint John's Hospital for a prior condition at around 11 p.m. when police say he freed himself from handcuffs and left the hospital.

    Jordan was last seen wearing a blue sweatshirt, blue jeans and black sneakers.

    Police are asking anyone who sees him or knows of his whereabouts to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

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