Law enforcement covers the ground and sky during pursuit in Red Bluff

In a screen grab from a video shared by a viewer with KRCR, a juvenile is arrested by officers Monday night in Red Bluff after escaping from a juvenile detention facility. 

UPDATED at 7:35 p.m. Tuesday:

Authorities have apprehended the second of two juveniles who escaped from Tehama County Juvenile Hall detention center in Red Bluff Monday afternoon. According to the Red Bluff Daily News, a 15-year-old male was taken into custody Tuesday morning. The other escaped juvenile, 16, was apprehended Monday evening, according to the Red Bluff Daily News.


Helicopters and ground units from multiple law enforcement agencies converged on Red Bluff in the search for two juveniles who escaped from the Tehama County Juvenile Hall detention center Monday. One juvenile was apprehended without incident while the second remains at large.

According to Sgt. Michael Graham of the Red Bluff Police Department, after the two juveniles escaped from the facility on Walnut Avenue in Red Bluff around 3:00 p.m., a "soft lockdown" for Jackson Heights and Bidwell elementary schools. The lockdown was in place from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

California Highway Patrol provided helicopter assistance to the Red Bluff Police Department, and the search also included law enforcement teams from Tehama County Probation Department and the Tehama County Sheriff's Office.

After escaping the facility, the two juveniles reportedly began running through residential backyards on Scottsdale Way.

Viewer video provided exclusively to KRCR shows a young man being taken into custody on Walnut Street, not far from Tehama County Juvenile Hall Detention Center. Graham confirms that one juvenile was apprehended and taken back to the Juvenile Hall.

As of 10:00 p.m. Monday night, authorities were looking for the second juvenile, described as a white male, 5-feet-two or 5-feet-three inches tall, with a slender build. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and shorts.

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