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Two teens sought after escaping from halfway house in Fort Myers

Posted at 9:18 AM, Jan 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-14 09:18:34-05

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Police are searching for two inmates they say escaped from a Fort Myers halfway house.

According to Fort Myers Police, the two teens stole an employee's vehicle at Price Halfway House on Ortiz Avenue. It was a silver 2017 Kia Sorrento with FLorida tag 020-PCN.

They have been identified as 18-year-old Adam Phillips, and 15-year-old Christopher Walters. Phillips has several face and neck tattoos.

If anyone knows of their whereabouts, please use caution and contact the Fort Myers Police Department by calling 911 or (239) 321-7700.