4 of 5 escaped juveniles back in Metro police custody


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police have four of five escapees from a residential youth detention facility on Stewarts Ferry Pike back in custody.

Still missing is Cornelius Moore, 17, of Shelby County.

Kequan Waller, 16, was apprehended Thursday morning after a citizen reported seeing him walking on Shelby Avenue.

According to police the juveniles took the keys to the facility from a female security guard after hitting her in the head Saturday around 2:30 a.m. and then fled the facility.

Police say the security guard was transported to Summit Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone seeing the escapees or knowing their whereabouts is urged to call the Emergency Communications Center at 615-862-8600 or call Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

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