Police searching for two juvenile center escapees

Posted at 11:18 AM, Jun 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-21 14:48:13-04

The Oregon State Police is asking for the public's help to find two Oregon Youth Authority escapees.

The two, both 18, escaped from the Camp Riverbend Youth Transitional Facility in La Grande, about 7:50 p.m. Tuesday.

Brittain McAuliffe, of Central Point, Oregon is 5-feet 10-inches tall, weighs 220 pounds, has a stocky build, and sports tattoos on both forearms, one described as "Native Pride,” officials said. His hair is short on the sides and the top, and is about six inches long with ponytail. He wears glasses and was last seen wearing a white tank top, black shorts with a red stripe on the sides, and black and red mid-top shoes.

The second escapes is Micah West of Salem, Oregon. He’s 5-feet 11-inches tall, 155 pounds, with multiple tattoos, of of which is a illustration of a derringer pistol. Police say he also has an eagle tattoo on his chest and a cross tattoo on his left forearm. West is bald and was last seen wearing a dark blue hoodie and blue jeans.

If you’ve seen the two or know of their whereabouts, you’re urged to call the Oregon State Police Southern Command Center dispatch at 541-664-4600 or 9-1-1. Refer to OSP case number SP17211022.