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Afternoon runaway Summit Academy students caught

September 13, 2018 News Extra

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State police issued a be-on-the-lookout advisory at 1:13 p.m., stating the two students left Summit Academy around 1 p.m.

Update 2:38 p.m.: Both students have been caught by police. Police say the students were caught around 2:10 p.m. No other information is currently available.

Two students this afternoon ran away from Summit Academy in Summit Township.

State police issued a be-on-the-lookout advisory at 1:13 p.m., stating the two students left the school around 1 p.m.

The students were both described as black males. One is described as being 15 years old, 5 feet, 8 inches tall. He was wearing a black polo short with khaki pants.

The other runaway is 19 years old, and 5 feet, 6 inches tall. He wearing a black polo and khaki shorts.

At the time of the BOLO, police say there was no initial direction of travel.

A text alert was sent out by the academy shortly after the students escaped. The text alert suggests nearby residents take a moment to lock doors and cars, and to not interact with the students.

Anyone with information should call police at 724-284-8100 or 911.

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