Police search for youth escapee from Snoqualmie facility


Chopper 7 flew over Echo Glen Children's facility in Snoqualmie where police say a youth male escaped.

SNOQUALMIE, Wash. - Police are looking for a youth boy who escaped from a Snoqualmie facility.

The youth escaped from Echo Glen Children’s facility, which is on a property between Snoqualmie and Interstate 90. He may be in the Snoqualmie area or may have gone toward the freeway.

Police described the youth as a white boy, 5 feet 10 inches, slender build, dark hair, dark eyes and wearing a yellow jumpsuit. 

Authorities said the youth has a record of burglary. 

Anyone with information that may help police is urged to call 911.