Golden police
Devon Brock

A teenager in custody who escaped from the Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center in Golden has been captured in Littleton.

Devon Brock, 15, escaped Thursday morning from youth services staff members who had taken him to the Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles, 16950 W. Colfax Ave., to acquire a state identification card and Social Security information, according to a news release. The trip was in preparation for transition in July to a “step-down” facility.

Brock, who was described by police as a violent offender, is back in custody, Golden police said Friday. Brock was apprehended with the aid of Littleton police, the news release said.

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