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Juvenile escapes from custody on home visit

Posted May 17, 2009 8:07 p.m. EDT
Updated May 18, 2009 10:31 a.m. EDT

— A juvenile committed to the custody of the Department of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and placed at the Lenoir Youth Development Center escaped Sunday during a Goldsboro home visit, authorities said.

The juvenile, identified as Montrel O'Neal, was last seen at 502 Courtyard Circle at 3 p.m.

Due to the unpredictability of the juvenile's behavior, authorities said they are concerned for the safety of the juvenile and the public.  If you see him, please call 919-743-8124.