Maryland man attempts to escape Franklin County jail

Steven Joseph Murn

Steven Joseph Murn

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. – A Maryland man is charged after he attempts to escape from a Franklin County jail van.

48 year old Steven Joseph Murn smashed out a side window and attempted to get out of the van. He was detained by the transporting officers. Murn was arrested on August 30 on Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threats and Resisting Arrest charges and was on the way to hearing when he attempted to escape.

Murn, who also has an arrest warrant out of Maryland for Armed Robbery, is charged with Escape, Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief for damaging the van. He is being held without bail.