PASIGHAT, Dec 26: The police here in East Siang district recaptured four escaped juvenile accused from the Solung ground (near Sibo Korong) early Tuesday morning.
Acting on a FIR lodged by Pasighat Child Development Project Officer, Onyok Panyang, that four juveniles inmates, between the ages of 14 to 17 years,
had fled from the Pasighat Juvenile Home on 24 December, a police team led by Sub-Inspector A Apang swung into action and apprehended all of them after a three-day search.
According to the police, after they fled from custody, the accused again looted a grocery shop in Mirbuk village, and were taking shelter in a kaccha house in the Solung ground.
One of them ran away from the police net, but he too was caught by the police team near the APST station here.
The juveniles were arrested under Sections 457/380/509 IPC and remanded to the juvenile home, police sources said.