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February 6, 2015 at 10:01 AM

Parents of Lake Stevens children charged in abandonment case

Update at 2:31 p.m.: Amanda Foley and Mark Dorson were each charged Friday with six criminal counts related to their children being allegedly abandoned in a trash-strewn Lake Stevens home. Foley and Dorson have each been charged with one count of second-degree criminal mistreatment; two counts of third-degree criminal mistreatment; and three counts of abandonment of a dependent person. The charges…


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December 19, 2012 at 8:26 AM

Woman reaches plea agreement in child abandonment

The Associated Press COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — A 27-year-old Spokane-area woman has reached a plea agreement after being charged with abandoning her young children along Interstate 90 in Post Falls in October. Shannon Duval’s attorney Larry Purviance says Duval has agreed to plead guilty to one count of felony injury to a child in exchange for prosecutors…


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