Child abduction alert canceled for missing 2-year-old

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by Stephanie Baumer / KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on August 26, 2014 at 9:39 AM

Updated Tuesday, Aug 26 at 11:19 AM

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Authorities have found a 2-year-old girl reportedly taken by her mother in South St. Louis County Tuesday morning.

Authorities canceled the a missing child alert roughly 20 minutes after the alert was issued.

According to the incident report, the child was taken from an apartment in the 5500 block of Southfield Dr. by her mother who threatened to commit suicide this morning.

Police say they were called by the mother’s family after the mother threatened to commit suicide, then took her daughter away from her apartment and did not tell anyone where she was going. Police say the incident was a misunderstanding.

Authorities said no charges will be filed. 

 

 

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