Del. State Troopers investigate a juvenile escape from Mowlds Cottage

Delaware State Police are investigating a juvenile escape from Mowlds Cottage juvenile facility.

Troopers were called to Mowlds Cottage on Faulkland Road, Saturday, about 8:45 a.m. After they arrived, they discovered 17-year-old Shamar Wright, of Wilmington, had escaped while being transferred to a different building on the property. Wright was reportedly seen on foot bolting toward Route 141.

Wright is 5'5" and about 105 pounds. Troopers say Wright deposited the clothes he was wearing on Faulkland Road at the time of his escape.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Wright is asked to contact Delaware State Police at 302-365-8583 or call 911. Information can also be given by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or by visiting Delaware Crime Stoppers.