Inmate escapes custody at Kansas City hospital 03/22/2020 12:15 pm PDT Comments WDAF / Wyandotte County via WDAF: KANSAS CITY, Kan. (WDAF) -- Wyandotte County authorities are looking for an inmate that escaped early Sunday morning while being treated at the University of Kansas Hospital. The Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office said 34-year-old Brandon Banister escaped at about 3 a.m. from the custody of a deputy. Banister was being held on charges including distribution of controlled substances and possession of controlled substances, and he has a parole violation holdout of the state of Missouri. He is described as standing 5'11” and weighs 220 pounds. He was last known to be wearing a hospital gown. His last known address was in Riverside, Missouri. MORE: Inmate escapes custody while being treated at KU hospital - WDAF #Escape #Fugitive #Kansas #KansasCity #WDAF #Wanted Related Stories Prison tailor who helped Dannemora inmates escape is released Watson indicted in alleged rape, murder of official during escape Authorities recapture second work inmate escapee Manhunt ends in Arkansas; fugitive suspect takes his own life Manhunt underway after two homicide suspects escape in Utah On the loose: Deputies, U.S. Marshals looking for escaped inmate Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.