One of the five escapees who fled from YTC was found today just after 1pm by police officers.
At around 1:45pm, officers of the Eastern Division Task Force based in Mayaro, acting on information proceeded to an abandoned house in Mafeking where they discovered escapee, Jayden Fletcher.
He was subsequently arrested and conveyed to Mayaro Police Station pending further investigations.
According to police reports on October 3rd, at about 2.35 am five of the ten residents at the Youth Training Centre (YTC), Golden Grove in Arouca were able to cut the bars to their dormitory.
The young offenders went through the cut bars into the enclosure and were able to lift a wire fencing and crawl under it where they then climbed through a ceiling out into the yard.