Berhampur: A juvenile accused escaped from police custody in Berhampur when he was being taken back from the court to the juvenile home, police said today.

Satya Narayan Mallick (16) who had been arrested in a theft case by Bhanjanagar police.

He was produced in the juvenile court here on Wednesday, they said.

Attacks constable

When a police constable was taking Satya Narayan Mallick back to the juvenile home, he escaped from the police custody after attacking the policeman, the police said. - PTI