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Authorities search for two youth detention center escapees

HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Authorities are searching for two inmates that escaped Saturday morning from the Henley-Young Youth Detention Center in Jackson. 

JPD Officer Colendula Green said they assisted the Hinds County Sheriff's Department in canvassing the area.

The detention center is located on East McDowell Road.

We have not been able to confirm the circumstances surrounding the escape or obtain a description of the escapees.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.

 

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