UPDATE: Pointe Coupee Sheriff’s Office confirms that Damarion Simmons, the escaped juvenile, has been captured. According to the sheriff’s office, Simmons was apprehended around 3 p.m.

EAST BATON ROUGE, LA. (BRPROUD) — One of two juvenile center escapees from the Acadiana Center for Youth in St. Martinville has been apprehended, according to the Louisiana Office of Juvenile Justice (OJJ).

OJJ officials said one of the 16-year-old escapees was apprehended by state and local law enforcement in East Baton Rouge Parish at 8 p.m. Thursday night.

Law enforcement continues to search for the second escapee, 16-year-old Demarion Simmons from Pointe Coupee Parish. Simmons was identified by Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office this week. Anyone with information on Simmons’ whereabouts is urged to contact local law enforcement or the command center at 225-226-0359 or 225-224-9207.

The identity of the juvenile apprehended Thursday was not released by OJJ, citing confidentiality.

Human error reportedly played a role in the Jan. 19 escape, according to a preliminary internal investigation by OJJ.