Cops Hunt Bronx Detention Center Escapee

Published on March 20, 2013, 10:00 am
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Authorities are hunting for an 18-year-old man who escaped from of a Bronx detention facility, cops said Wednesday.

Quentin Stroman slipped by court officers inside the White Plains Road facility near E. 214th Street in Olinville about 3:50 p.m. Saturday, cops said.

The 6-foot-1, 160-pound Stroman was facing an assault rap for punching a man in the face on March 8, police said.

It was not immediately clear how Stroman — who was wearing a multi-color baseball cap, a black sweatshirt and black jeans — managed to break free.

He lives on Dumont Avenue in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

All calls are strictly confidential.


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