HCSO searching for handcuffed suspect who escaped from custody

March 13, 2013 6:56:27 PM PDT
Authorities in north Houston are searching for this suspect after he allegedly managed to escape from police custody while in handcuffs.

It happened around 7pm in the area near Imperial Valley and Greens Road, according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies say Sjondarien Bland, a wanted felon, managed to escape custody of an officer despite being handcuffed.

He was wearing a black shirt and jeans at the time of his attempted arrest.

Authorities did not specify why Bland was being arrested or what charges he faces.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Harris County Sheriff's Office immediately.

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