Law Enforcement Called To Mansfield Juvenile Treatment Center For Attempted Escapes

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MANSFIELD, Ark. (KFSM) -- Multiple law enforcement agencies were called to an attempted escape Friday (Sep. 28) night at the Mansfield Juvenile Treatment Center, according to the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office.

The situation began shortly after 8:30 p.m., the sheriff's office told 5NEWS.

Officers say the incident is now under control and no serious injuries were reported.

The sheriff's office also confirmed that several juveniles tried to escape by climbing a fence, but staff were able to apprehend them before leaving the property.

Shortly after the incident operations resumed to normal.



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