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James DiMaggio

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Chance Encounter In Idaho Wilderness Led To Rescue

The highly publicized multistate search for a Southern California teenage girl probably would have taken longer if she and her abductor hadn’t encountered a sharp-eyed retired sheriff and three others riding horseback in Idaho’s rugged backcountry, authorities said.

CBS Seattle–08/12/2013

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Rescued Teen Awaits Reunion With Father In Idaho

A California teen missing for more than a week after she was abducted by a man suspected of killing her mother and brother has been rescued, her captor killed, and a reunion with her father was expected Sunday at an Idaho hospital.

08/11/2013