Police return second escapee to youth detention center

Posted: Monday, December 14, 2009

JUNEAU - A teenage boy was returned to Johnson Youth Center over the weekend, according to Juneau police.

Police located Tyler Allen, 16, through a tip from the Juneau Crime Line.

Allen was found Saturday at a residence in Lemon Creek. He had escaped from JYC with 17-year-old Robert Lee, who was located Dec. 1 at a hotel and returned to the detention center.

The boys scaled a fence on Nov. 27 when they escaped.

Police have not said why the boys are incarcerated.



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