Police mentioned David Mordukhaev, 30, escaped at round 4:15 a.m. Saturday.
The barge, often called the Vernon C. Bain Middle, is docked close to Halleck Avenue in Hunts Point.
It may possibly home tons of of inmates per day and is a part of New York City’s jail system.
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