escape from juvenile faculty

If you escape from a juvenile
faculty and then turn 18 before
answering for the charges you got
as a juvenile are you still wanted

Asked on June 10, 2018 under Criminal Law, Delaware

Answers:

S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 2 years ago | Contributor

The criminal charges are not going to fade away because you turned 18.  
There have been many cases where someone was incarcerated at a very young age, escaped and was recaptured decades later.  They were returned to jail even though they had lived as a model citizen for many years.

S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 2 years ago | Contributor

The criminal charges are not going to fade away because you turned 18.  
There have been many cases where someone was incarcerated at a very young age, escaped and was recaptured decades later.  They were returned to jail even though they had lived as a model citizen for many years.


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