09/26/2013 08:13 EDT | Updated 11/26/2013 05:12 EST

Toronto police search for escaped suspect

Toronto police are asking the public for help finding a suspect who escaped from a Toronto courthouse this morning.

Police say Steven Gonyea was at the Ontario Court of Justice at 444 Yonge Street on Thursday to face charges of criminal harassment and breaking-and-entering, when he escaped from custody. 

Police say Gonyea managed to escape from the cell area of the courthouse sometime between 8:45 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Anyone with information is