Officers fired after teen suicides at youth detention center

DANDRIDGE, Tenn. - Two teen suicides at an East Tennessee youth detention center have resulted in two officers being fired and a manager resigning.

The Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth released a review, and found the two teens had shown a history of suicidal behavior.

Two security officers at the Mountain View Youth Development Center, in Dandridge, Tennessee were fired Tuesday.

A security manager also resigned in response to the findings.

The Department of Children's Services is reviewing the report.

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