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Juvenile escapee apprehended

Posted May 11, 2010 10:11 a.m. EDT
Updated May 11, 2010 12:20 p.m. EDT

— A juvenile from Wilson County was apprehended Tuesday about six hours after he escaped from a state Department of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention facility in Bladen County, authorities said.

The juvenile, identified only as "Antelmo H.," left Camp E-Tik-Tu, a Wilderness treatment program at 1086 Susie Sandhill Road in Elizabethtown, at about 6:15 a.m., authorities said. He was back in custody at about noon.