Two 17-year-old inmates caught after escape from Piedmont Regional Juvenile Facility

Decrease Increase Text size

FARMVILLE, Va. (AP/WJLA) - Two 17-year-old inmates escaped from the Piedmont Regional Juvenile Facility and were caught after an intensive search in the Farmville area.

Photo: WRIC

Virginia State Police say the escapes were reported early Saturday. WRIC reports Saturday afternoon that they have been caught.

Both are 17 and each is dressed in a gray shirt and blue shorts. One has no shoes.

One was described as a 5-foot-7, 152-pound white male with dark brown hair and brown eyes.

The other is a 5-foot-5, 130-pound black male with brown eyes and black hair.

State police say neither was armed but they advised the public not to approach them.

Recommended For You