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2 teen detainees quickly caught after escape

Sunday - 4/8/2012, 7:09pm  ET

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Two teenagers who escaped from the Blue Ridge Juvenile Detention Center in Albemarle County were quickly apprehended.

The center's superintendent, Charles Edwards, tells the Daily Progress ( http://bit.ly/I881si) that the two 17-year-olds were among a group of seven juveniles being supervised in a recreation yard by one staff member on Saturday.

The boys stacked two chairs, covered a row of razor wire with their sweatshirts and climbed over. They were back in custody less than an hour later and will face felony escape charges.

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Information from: The Daily Progress, http://www.dailyprogress.com


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