The Morgan City Police Department took Hymel into custody Friday afternoon.
Morgan City Police Department is currently seeking information on the whereabouts of 16-year-old John Robert Hymel of Morgan City. Hymel escaped from a juvenile facility in Calcasieu Parish and maybe in the Morgan City area. Calcasieu Parrish Sheriffs Office currently holds an active warrant for escape. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Morgan City Police Department at 985-384-2310. Tipsters also can leave tips on the MCPD web page at www.morgancitypolice.org, or they can send a tip to the departments Facebook Messenger.