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Minor Missing Since April Recaptured
May 7, 2008
Police on St. Thomas picked up Leonard Bailey, Jr. a 15-year-old minor who escaped from custody while waiting to be transferred to the Youth Rehabilitation Center on St. Croix.
Acting on a tip from a concerned citizen police found the minor in the area of the Roy L. Schneider Regional Medical Center on Friday, May 2. The minor was in good health and was returned to the custody of the Department of Human Services.
Bailey escaped from the custody of Juvenile Intervention Unit employees on April 9 while he waited to be transferred to Youth Rehabilitation Center on St. Croix following a court appearance on St. Thomas.