The South Dakota Department of Corrections has announced that minimum-security state prison inmate Jonah Burning Breast has been placed on escape status.
Burning Breast left his community service job site in Rapid City Nov. 10 without authorization.
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Burning Breast is a 25-year old Native American. He is 6-feet tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
Burning Breast is serving a 5-year sentence with 3-years suspended for unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance, a concurrent 5-year sentence with 3-years suspended for possession of a controlled substance and a concurrent 2-year sentence for eluding a law enforcement officer. Each of the convictions are from Pennington County.
Contact law enforcement if you see Burning Breast or know of 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.