NORTH PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police are searching for a prisoner who escaped from Episcopal Hospital.
Police say the prisoner, identified as 24-year-old Hassan Mikell, was last seen in the hospital at 9:20 p.m. Tuesday.
Mikell is described as a black male, 5'8, 175 pounds, with a beard and a tear drop tattoo on his face. He was wearing all black and a black Timerland boots.
He has a GPS ankle monitor.
Police say the male fled from Kintok Halfway House employees while at the hospital.
Mikell's last known address was on the 1900 block of Carpenter Street.
Prisoner escapes from Philadelphia hospital