By Bay City News Service
Two boys have escaped from the Orin Allen Youth Rehabilitation
Facility in Contra Costa County, sheriff's officials said this morning.
A telephone alert went out to residents around 10:30 a.m. about a
search for the two inmates, who left the juvenile detention center, also
known as the Byron Boys' Ranch, at 4491 Bixler Road in Byron.
The two boys are both wearing blue sweatshirts. One is wearing tan
pants, and the other is wearing blue pants, sheriff's officials said.
Investigators believe the boys are likely on foot and could be
hiding in the area.
Anyone with information about the escapees' whereabouts is asked
to call the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office at (925) 646-2441.