Runaway China Springs inmate caught |

Runaway China Springs inmate caught

Staff Reports

A juvenile offender who ran away from China Spring Youth Camp on Monday night was recaptured early Tuesday morning.

Deputies responded to a 9:18 p.m. report that a male juvenile left the building and ran east into the darkness. The searched the area, but could not find him.

Early Tuesday morning, the juvenile was spotted at the Guns and Ammo store in Gardnerville. The teenager was identified, taken into custody and transferred to Juvenile Probation officers.