Information and News about Kidnapping in Harrison County, Iowa
APNewsBreak: Army discharged Wis. kidnap suspect
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 09:30:31 -0800
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The woman charged with kidnapping her half sister's newborn this month had been discharged from the U.S. Army Reserve after about a year of service, military officials say.
Woman pleads not guilty in Wisconsin kidnapping
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:06:51 -0800
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A woman accused of abducting her newborn nephew in Wisconsin and abandoning him outside a gas station in Iowa has pleaded not guilty to a federal kidnapping charge.
Woman pleads not guilty in kidnapping of Wisconsin newborn; boy abandoned at Iowa gas station
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 07:55:08 -0800
A woman accused of abducting her newborn nephew in Wisconsin and abandoning him outside a gas station in Iowa has pleaded not guilty to a federal kidnapping charge.
Iowa legislative panel OKs kidnapping legislation
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 09:34:36 -0800
DES MOINES (AP) — Lawmakers in the Iowa Senate and House have agreed that kidnapping penalties need to be tougher, but they’re having a hard time reaching a compromise on how long offenders should remain in jail.
Sheriff: Suspect in newborn kidnapping in own cell
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 14:57:40 -0800
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Colorado woman charged with kidnapping a newborn baby who was found alive after being left outside in freezing temperatures last week is being jailed away from the general population for safety reasons, an Iowa sheriff said Monday.
Woman accused of taking nephew has criminal past
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 17:19:31 -0800
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A woman accused of kidnapping her 5-day-old nephew and leaving him outside an Iowa gas station as police closed in on her has a long criminal history with frequent moves and multiple names, but nothing in her past indicates why she might have taken a child.
Iowa House, Senate pass kidnapping bills in response to Kathlynn Shepard murder
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 02:14:52 -0800
Both houses of the Iowa Legislature passed legislation Tuesday aimed at toughening criminal penalties in response to the kidnapping and slaying last year of 15-year-old Kathlynn Shepard of Dayton.
Woman indicted in Wis. newborn's kidnapping
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 15:05:32 -0800
A federal grand jury has indicted a woman accused of kidnapping her half sister's newborn in Wisconsin and leaving him behind an Iowa gas station.
Woman indicted in Wisconsin newborn's kidnapping
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 15:53:17 -0800
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Colorado woman was indicted Wednesday on federal charges alleging that she kidnapped her half sister's newborn from Wisconsin and left him behind an Iowa gas station in freezing weather.
Iowa legislative panel OKs kidnapping legislation - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:05:55 -0800
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Lawmakers in the Iowa Senate and House have agreed kidnapping penalties need to be tougher, but they're having a hard time reaching a compromise for how long offenders should remain in jail.
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