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July 30, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Bail set at $75K for man who allegedly abducted daughter from U District

A man who touched off a citywide manhunt when he allegedly confronted the mother of his young daughter in the University District Tuesday and then took off with the child was ordered held today on probable cause for investigation of felony harassment-domestic violence. On Tuesday, Seattle police asked for the public’s help in locating Eric Carney, 39, and the…


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January 30, 2014 at 10:07 AM

RI mom accused of taking son to Washington pleads not guilty

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A Rhode Island mother accused of illegally taking her 6-year-old son to Washington state and sparking an Amber Alert has pleaded not guilty. Andria Britt, of Woonsocket, appeared in Providence Superior Court on Thursday on a charge of child snatching. She was ordered held on $50,000 surety bail, ordered not to contact her son or…


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November 15, 2013 at 4:11 PM

Police investigate abduction attempt from Seattle school

Seattle police are investigating an attempted abduction of two children from an after-school program at a Queen Anne elementary school. According to police, the suspect approached a staff member at the program housed at Coe Elementary, in the 2400 block of Seventh Avenue West, at approximately 3:40 p.m. on Thursday and said he was there to…


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September 21, 2013 at 11:27 AM

Everett police investigate child abduction

UPDATE| 1:32 p.m: Everett police have released a link to a surveillance video they say shows a suspect in the abduction of a 5-year-old girl from an apartment overnight. YouTube link: The suspect appears in a dark shirt, light pants and light shoes in the surveillance video, police said. Police said he can be seen leaving the…


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April 5, 2012 at 8:07 PM

Baby, sitter abducted over debt dispute, then found

A 4-month-old baby and the child’s baby-sitter were apparently abducted Thursday afternoon by a woman engaged in a dispute over a debt with the baby’s mother, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office. Both the child and baby-sitter were later found unharmed at a residence in Everett, but the suspected abductor has not been located, sheriff’s…


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