Police Search For 2 Escaped Juveniles From Magnolia Academy

Posted at 5:56 PM, Aug 02, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-07 17:21:06-04

COLUMBIA, Tenn. – Authorities have been searching for two juveniles who escaped from Magnolia Academy.

Officials said 17-year-old Alexandria DePriest and 16-year-old Anastasia Alexander escaped around 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

According to reports, the two took a silver Ford E350 van, license plate number 01370H2. The van was the property of Magnolia Academy.

DePriest was described as a black female, standing 5'6'' and weighing approximately 180 pounds. Police said Alexander was a black female, with a height around 5'5'' and a weight of about 147 pounds.

Anyone with information on the juveniles’ whereabouts has been urged to contact the Columbia Police Department at 931-388-2727 or Columbia Police Department Investigations Division at 931-560-1670.