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Bill would benefit missing child units – Press & Sun

Missing children(Photo: Shutterstock) WASHINGTON – Local detectives and missing-persons bureaus would have an easier time updating the national database on missing children under legislation that could pass the Senate during the lame-duck session that began this week. The bill, which…

Amber Alert suspect charged, more charges pending

ARDMORE, Okla._The suspect in an Oklahoma Amber Alert was charged with kidnapping Thursday morning. Now police are investigating if the man might have more victims. Fount Duston appeared via video in a Carter County courtroom Wednesday. He didn’t say much…

Family of missing children holds news conference

ROCKVILLE, Md. – A news conference is being held Thursday by the family of the two missing Montgomery County children in order to urge residents to report any possible tips on their whereabouts. 2-year-old Jacob and 3-year-old Sarah Hoggle vanished…

Newry hit by floods amid amber alert

Following heavy downpours, at one point, police had to advise the public to avoid the city. Newry’s Bridge Street area was among the worst affected. Flood water was being pumped away from properties and roads throughout the evening. Mayor Dáire…

Updates sought for missing child data

Brittanee Marie Drexel, 17, of Chili was reported missing April 27, 2009, in Myrtle Beach, S.C. A new bill pending in Congress would streamline the reporting process for investigators searching for missing children like her. (Photo: Provided photo ) WASHINGTON…

Missing child alert for 13-year-old Largo girl

LARGO, FL (WFLA) – Florida Department of Law Enforcement officials put out a missing child alert for a 13-year-old Largo girl Wednesday night. The missing teen is Bianca Sanchez, described as 5’6” tall, 200 pounds, has brown hair, hazel eyes.…