Teens Captured After Detention Facility Escape

Posted at 3:57 AM, Oct 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-09 11:41:10-04

Three juveniles have been captured after escaping from a detention facility in Nashville. 

Metro Nashville Police said three teenagers escaped around 7:45 p.m. Sunday from the Gateway to Independence Juvenile Detention Facility on Stewarts Lane.

They were identified as 17-year-old Ezekio Fields, 17-year-old Hunter Hackney, and 16-year-old Laterrio Woods. 

The teens reportedly broke out a window and escaped on foot.

Police said Fields was taken into custody while hiding behind a home on Panorama Drive. Hackney and Woods were later apprehended in a wood line off Hinkle Drive.