Updated 8:15 PM: This afternoon Kent Police Department and King County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested, without incident, two of the 4 remaining escapees from Echo Glen.
Two juveniles and the Ford remain outstanding.
Updated 8:15 AM: Around 1:30 this morning, Timothy Hernandez-Ebanks was taken into custody without incident in South King County.
KCSO thank the Kent Police Department and their Major Crimes detectives for their excellent work.
Four other escapees and the gray Ford Fusion taken Wednesday remain outstanding.
Detectives with the King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit (MCU) seek the public’s help locating 15-year-old Timothy G Hernandez-Ebanks following today’s escape from the Echo Glen Children’s Center.
Hernandez-Ebanks was in Echo Glen’s care following his 2021 conviction for Murder-1 and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm stemming from a 2020 homicide in southwest King County. Because of the Sheriff’s Office’s concern for the safety and well-being of the public, they are featuring Hernandez-Ebanks here.
Hernandez-Ebanks’ whereabouts remain unknown. He may be in the company of four other juveniles also involved in today’s escape. These young men may be driving a 2018 gray Ford Fusion (WA license 27545E) taken in this incident.
Any persons with information are asked to call 911 or the King County Sheriff’s non-emergency number at 206/296-3311.
Anonymous tips may be shared with Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound via P3Tips.com or the P3 Tips app on your mobile device.