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Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015
MPD seeks info on runaway teen

A 16-year-old boy residing at a Butterfield Youth Services ranch home reportedly ran away Saturday, Oct. 3, and anyone with information is urged to contact the Marshall Police Department.

Drew Tayler Catchings, 16, is 5-feet-11-inches tall and weighs 152 pounds. According to a press release issued by MPD, Catchings has a slender build, short blonde hair and blue eyes. What he was wearing at the time is unknown.

According to information furnished by MPD, a Butterfield employee called 911 to report a runaway juvenile. Officers were dispatched to the Boy's West Ranch, 1126 E. WW Hwy, to investigate. They were told the boy had departed approximately 23 minutes prior to the emergency call, and Central Dispatch was unable to obtain further information at that time.

Butterfield personnel stated an employee was cleaning one of the rooms on the east side of the southern residential hallway when she heard several loud crashing sounds, the release stated. She was alarmed and upon investigating, discovered a shattered window in the southern wall of the easternmost common room.

MPD can be reached by calling 660-886-7411.

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It turns put that police policy is designed to target and harass people of color. I'm just as shocked as you are; who would have ever guessed that the police are racist?

-- Posted by Bigfatguyreturns on Fri, Oct 9, 2015, at 5:05 PM


People are starting to agree with me. Cops almost never police their own. Criminal behavior often gets cops a promotion, if they keep their mouth shut and blame the victim.

That badge literally means that the law doesn't apply to the wearer.

-- Posted by Bigfatguyreturns on Fri, Oct 9, 2015, at 3:30 PM

Suicide by cop? It's the new: "I was in fear for my life your honor so I had to shoot the unarmed black guy.


Also I just read that California is trying to pass a law that would make the cops record race information and the reason for everybody they stop and harass. Big surprise. The cops don't wanna do the paperwork. I guess "being black and outside" isn't one of the options on the forms. Poor cops, Filling out paperwork is such a chore.

-- Posted by Bigfatguyreturns on Tue, Oct 6, 2015, at 10:14 AM

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