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GF Missing Child (updated)

GF Missing Child (updated)

Apr 10, 2014 at 1:30 pm

GRAND FORKS POLICE SAY A PERSON OF INTEREST IN THIS WEEK'S STOLEN CAR CASE WAS A PRIOR DOMESTIC PARTNER OF THE VICTIM.   OFFICERS WERE NOTIFIED AROUND 12:40 P-M OF A STOLEN VEHILCE FROM THE HUGO'S PARKING LOT ON SOUTH WASHINGTON.  THE OWNER CLAIMED HER FIVE-YEAR OLD DAUGHTER WAS INSIDE THE VAN WHEN IT WAS TAKEN.  THE VEHICLE WAS RECOVERED A SHORT TIME LATER IN SOUTH GRAND FORKS UNOCCUPIED.   POLICE SEARCHED THE IMMEDIATE AREA AND LOCATED THE CHILD.   AUTHORITIES ALSO URGED THREE NEARBY SCHOOLS TO GO INTO A LOCKDOWN MODE AS A PRECAUTION.  SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT LARRY NYBLADH SAYS THE LOCKDOWN WAS IN PLACE FOR APPROXIMATELY 40 MINUTES AND LIFTED AT 2:30 P-M.   GRAND FORKS POLICE LT-MIKE FERGUSON SAYS THE CHILD WAS CHECKED BY MEDICAL PERSONNEL AND APPEARED TO BE UNHARMED.  THE G-F-P-D IS CALLING IT AN ISOLATED INCIDENT THAT DIDN'T INVOLVE A STRANGER. 

 

 

KNOX / DOUG BARRETT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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