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Teenager found after escaping while being transported to Department of Juvenile Justice

Police confirmed that a teenager who escaped while being transported to the Department of Juvenile Justice from the Timmonsville Police Department was found, and taken into custody Tuesday morning. (Source: Raycom Media) Police confirmed that a teenager who escaped while being transported to the Department of Juvenile Justice from the Timmonsville Police Department was found, and taken into custody Tuesday morning. (Source: Raycom Media)

TIMMONSVILLE, SC (WMBF) - Police confirmed that a teenager who escaped while being transported to the Department of Juvenile Justice from the Timmonsville Police Department was found, and taken into custody Tuesday morning.

According to Chief Gregory Palmer with the Timmonsville Police Department, a tip led police to the teen. The 15-year-old is back at DJJ until he goes before a judge in Florence Thursday at 9 a.m., Palmer said.

Officials say they are waiting to see what charges will be added, if any.

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