Man charged with escape
Police charge Ishmael Burk 23 yrs of age from Junewood Dr Levittown with escape and related charges. At 10:15 am, a Burk fled from Magisterial Judge Leonard Brown’s court on Byberry Rd while he was awaiting to be transported to Bucks County Prison. Earlier in the day the Bucks County Constables had taken Burk into custody in Levittown for several traffic warrants and transported him to Magisterial Judge Leonard Brown’s court. As a result of the escape a search of the area was conducted. Approximately 45 minutes later Burk was located off of Galloway Rd, hiding in the wooded area and was taken into custody. He was arraigned by Magisterial Judge Leonard Brown and sent to Bucks County Prison in lieu of $125,000 or 10% bail.