Beloit Police are looking for a prisoner that escaped from the Police Department Thursday afternoon.

Police took 40-year-old Michael Kane into custody Thursday at 3:40 p.m. on a probation violation.

Kane was in handcuffs. While he was in the garage area of the Beloit Police Department, he ran away on foot.

Police are looking for Kane for a probation violation, felony escape and theft.

His criminal history involves property crime and illegal narcotics.

Kane is 5’10” tall, weighing 170 pounds, with brown hair, and brown eyes. Kane was wearing blue jeans and a camouflage jacket.