TUOLUMNE COUNTY (CBS13) – After escaping from a juvenile detention center Friday night, 18-year-old Chaaden Romo was captured and arrested Sunday, the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Department said.
After being spotted at an Applebee’s in Sonora, deputies investigated and captured Romo after a brief foot chase.READ MORE: 'Big Heart, Big God, Captain America': Fallen Elk Grove Police Officer Ty Lenehan's Church Tribute
Romo had originally been spotted once before at Zane’s Bar in downtown Sonora on Saturday, however, when the deputies arrived, he had already left.READ MORE: Sunday's Show Info (1/23/22)
The Tuolumne Sheriff’s Department had sent out a statewide alert to all local agencies with a detailed description of Romo.MORE NEWS: Comic Art Clinic Aimed At Giving Girls Higher Pop Culture Profile
After his arrest Sunday, Romo was put into Dambacher Detention Center and is being charged with escaping custody and resisting arrest.