BRYANT, Ark. (KTHV) - The Bryant Police Department are asking for the public's help finding a 17-year-old who escaped from the Alexander Youth Services.

According to the police, the 17-year-old male escaped Thursday evening after climbing over a razor-wire lined fence.

He is described as having a thin mustache with a slender build. He stands at 5'6" and was last seen wearing a grey shirt with maroon baggy shorts.

Police say he was heading west towards the Hilltop Road area.

If you have any information on his whereabouts, you are asked to contact the Bryant Police Department at (501) 943-0865.