STARK COUNTY, Ohio (WJW) – Authorities have arrested the juvenile accused of leaving a Multi-County Juvenile Attention System over the weekend.
Deputies were called to 815 Faircrest Street SW in Canton at around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday for a report of a 17-year-old boy who left the facility, according to a release from the Stark County Sheriff’s Office.
Stark County deputies arrested the 17-year-old on Monday at around 8 a.m. without incident. He was charged with escape and assault.
MCJAS is not a Stark County Sheriff’s Office facility and provides its own independent security and supervision for its residents and staff.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call the Stark County Sheriff’s Office at 330-430-3800 or use the mobile app, which can be downloaded for free via the app store by searching Stark Sheriff Ohio.