Juvenile murder suspect escaped, caught hours later

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriffs Department set up a staging area along Dorchester Road to catch a murder suspect who escaped from the juvenile detention center on Headquarters Road.

He was caught hours later near Dorchester Road.

The suspect has been identified as 15-year-old Ricky Jones of North Charleston.

Jones was arrested for the January murder of 17-year-old Parris Green in the Accabee neighborhood. Jones was also charged with a November, 2008 shooting on Ferrara Drive. Jones' 14-year-old girlfriend was also wanted by police in that incident.