Man escapes from Harrisburg Correctional Facility

Attempted Escape from Prison

HARRISBURG, Pa.– Police are searching for a man who escaped from a Harrisburg Correctional Facility on Saturday.

Johnathan Crayton, 27, is on the run after being caught with drugs and paraphernalia at the Harrisburg Community Correctional Center on Saturday morning.

Personnel at the Harrisburg CCC contacted State Police, while Crayton escaped by running through the entrance of the facility before police could arrive.

Crayton has been reported as an escapee, and State Police in Harrisburg are asking that you contact them at 717-671-7500 with any information that may lead to the arrest of Crayton.