Inmate escapes from minimum-security prison in Milwaukee

Posted at 12:10 PM, May 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-26 13:58:07-04

MILWAUKEE – Authorities are looking for a 25-year-old male inmate who escaped from a minimum-security prison in Milwaukee. 

According to the Wisconsin Department of Corrections, Tasir Bhatti, escaped from the Marshall Sherrer Correctional Center – which  is located at: 1318 N 14th St in Milwaukee. 

Bhatti was serving a five year sentences on drug charges.

The Department of Corrections say they have reported his escape to the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office and the Milwaukee Police Department.

The Department of Corrections released the following description of Bhatti: 

  • Year of Birth: 08/19/1992
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: White
  • Height: 5’09”
  • Weight 179 lbs.
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • County of Conviction: Milwaukee, Waukesha

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of this inmate should immediately contact law enforcement.