Three charged in escape from Missouri juvenile facility - KMOV.com

Three charged in escape from Missouri juvenile facility

INDEPENCENCE, Mo. (AP) -- Three teenagers are facing multiple charges following an escape from a juvenile facility in suburban Kansas City.
  
The Jackson County prosecutor says a guard at McCune School for Boys in Independence was left with back and head injuries in the incident Sunday night.
  
Two 17-year-olds, one from Kansas City, the other from Grandview, were charged Monday as adults in Jackson County Circuit Court. A 16-year-old was charged in juvenile court.
  
Authorities said the teens locked one staff member in a cell, stole a car and used it to ram a fence. Two of the teens were arrested on the grounds after the car got stuck. The third was arrested at a convenience store.
  
The guard was beaten while trying to help the staff member.

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