The Two Woodward Academy males who fled the premises of the facility Saturday about 9:45 p.m. were found and returned to the campus early Sunday, according to local law enforcement.
The youths escaped through a window. They were later taken into custody about one mile east of the academy grounds.
“Boone County K-9 did a wonderful job tracking them,” said Woodward Police Chief Joseph Cox.
The Woodward Police Department, Woodward Volunteer Fire Department, Boone County Sheriff’s office and Madrid Police Department werer paged in the incident.