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Two teen escapees from Nashville detention facility remain on run

Cornelius Moore, 17, and Kequan Waller, 16, remain on the run after escaping juvenile detention facility (Photo: Metro Nashville Police Department).

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Two of five escaped teens from a juvenile detention facility in Nashville remain on the run.

Five escapees hit a female security guard, took her key and climbed the fence at around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday at the facility on Stewarts Ferry Pike, according to the Metro Nashville Police Department. The security guard went to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Three of the escapees were captured later in the morning: 16-year-old Victor Hernandez, of Nashville; 17-year-old Dunken Thornton, of Putnam County and 16-year-old Clifton Douglas, of Shelby County. Police are still looking for 16-year-old Kequan Waller, of Nashville and 17-year-old Colrnelius Moore, of Shelby County.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 615-862-8600.

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