Released on July 22, 2009 - 3:07pm
Oct 25

Laurel Police Department was notified by Prince Georges County Police at 11:15 A.M. October 25, 2007 of an abduction and sexual assault of a 4-year -old female. County police received a call for an unattended child in the area of Van Dusen Road and Old Gunpowder Road on October 24, 2007 at 8:15 P.M. It was later discovered that this was the victim of an abduction/ sexual assault that had occurred within the jurisdiction of the City of Laurel. The investigation has revealed that the child was taken from a church in the 7200 block of Contee Road. The child was located wandering on Van Dusen Road by a citizen, who notified 911. The mother of the child who was working in the church had realized her daughter was missing and was searching the church grounds for her, when Prince George

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