Escapees from DJJ facility caught

May 24, 2014 

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— Three escapees from a SC Department of Juvenile Justice facility were quickly caught Saturday night, Richland County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Chris Cowan said.

Details about how the juveniles escaped and where they went was not immediately available.

The three youths left their facility around 10 p.m. but were reported back in custody by 10:40 p.m. Cowan said.

Efforts to reach the SC Department of Juvenile Justice have been unsuccessful.

Rachael Myers Lowe

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