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Kidnapped Girl Told DCF She Believed Her Birth Mother Gave Her Up

The girl who was snatched as an infant from a New York hospital told Connecticut officials that she believed her birth mother was an addict who had given her up.

02/01/2011

Suspect In 1987 Kidnap Arrested

The North Carolina woman who surrendered in Bridgeport Sunday in a two-decade-old kidnapping case is scheduled to appear in federal court.

Ann Pettway surrendered Sunday morning to the FBI and Bridgeport, Conn., police on a warrant from North Carolina, where she’s on probation because of a conviction for attempted embezzlement, FBI supervisory special agent William Reiner said. She turned herself in days after a widely publicized reunion between the child she raised, now an adult, and her biological mother.

01/24/2011