Escaped Teens Back In Police Custody
April 1, 2021 2:50PM PDT
ALBANY, Ore. (AP) – Officials say three teens who escaped from the MacLaren Youth Correctional Facility Sunday have been arrested in Albany after being located by the Oregon State Police.
The Democrat-Herald reports the Oregon Youth Authority says at about 2 p.m. on Wednesday, the escapees were located in a vehicle in Lebanon by detectives.
Officials say the teens fled in the vehicle and were pursued by law enforcement.
Officials say near Albany, law enforcement laid down devices that flatten a vehicle’s tires which disabled their car.
One of the teens ran but was caught and arrested a short distance away.
The other two teens stayed in the vehicle and were taken into custody.
Officials say no one was injured.