Escaped youth inmate caught shoplifting candy

He may be charged for the escape and other crimes

Micah West, 18, escaped from Camp Riverbend Youth Transitional Facility, June 20, 2017. (OSP)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — One of the teenagers who escaped from an Oregon Youth Authority facility in late June has been taken back into custody.

Police said 18-year-old Micah West was detained in Albany while shoplifting candy bars. He was booked into the Linn County Jail before being transferred to the OYA MacLaren Youth Correctional Facility.

West may be charged for escaping the Riverbend facility and other crimes since.

Police are still looking for Brittain McAuliffe and ask anyone who sees him to call 541.664.4600 or 911.

Micah West and Brittain McAuliffe, both 18, escaped from Camp Riverbend Youth Transitional Facility, June 20, 2017. (OSP)