COLFAX, Wash. – Colfax Police said a teen who escaped juvenile custody in Whitman County was found Thursday.

Officials said they believe Lance Anttila, 17, escaped around 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday after being arrested for theft of a motor vehicle. He is 5’10” tall, weighs 150 pounds and has blue eyes and brown hair.

They believe he stole a vehicle from the Whitman County Juvenile Department. Authorities did not discover the car was missing until Wednesday.