Sheriff: Runaway located

Thursday, March 28, 2013

A 14-year-old youth who left a Butterfield Youth Services facility late Tuesday was located Wednesday afternoon in Chariton County, according to Saline County Sheriff Wally George.

George said the youth allegedly stole a pickup truck and was apprehended when he crashed the vehicle.

No information was available about whether the youth was hurt in the crash.

The case has been turned over to BYS and juvenile law enforcement authorities, George said.

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