Rapid City inmate placed on escape status

RAPID CITY, S.D. — A minimum-security state prisoner has been placed on escape status after leaving his community service job site.

Jonah Burning Breast, 25, left his job site on November 10 without authorization. Burning Breast is Native American, 6-feet tall and weighs 170 pound. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

Burning Breast is serving two sentences for possessing and ingesting a controlled substance and a sentence for eluding law enforcement. Each conviction is from Pennington County.

You are urged to contact law enforcement immediately if you see Burning Breast or know his whereabouts.

Failure to return from a temporary assignment constitutes second-degree escape, a Class 5 felony punishable by up to five years in prison.

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