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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Johnston PD Hosting Drug Take-Back EventJOHNSTON, Iowa — The Johnston Police Department is asking the public to help sl
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
JOHNSTON, Iowa — The Johnston Police Department is asking the public to help slow down the opioid epidemic. The department will be hosting a drug take-back event next weekend. They’ll take any old, unwanted drugs, but they want people to especially... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Hackers Post Johnston School Directory Online, Police Urge Calm and Cautionon a publicly accessible website. The information posted includes student names
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 17 days ago
on a publicly accessible website. The information posted includes student names, addresses, and telephone numbers. The Johnston Police Department believes these cyber-threats do not pose a credible, physical threat to Johnston students or... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
How Authorities Determine Whether a Threat is Credible or Notparents began receiving text message threats naming their children and their sc
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 18 days ago
parents began receiving text message threats naming their children and their schools. After cancelling classes Tuesday the Johnston Police Department and school district both say the threat is not real. “At this time, we cannot substantiate any... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Johnston Police Say Investigation Continues and No Threats Have Been Deemed Crediblewere searched and secured by police on Tuesday evening and again on Wednesday m
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 18 days ago
were searched and secured by police on Tuesday evening and again on Wednesday morning before classes resumed. The Johnston Police Department says it is hearing of similar threatening messages being received by other school districts across... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Johnston Schools to Open Late on Wednesdaymessages sent to parents. The full message can be seen below. “Johnston Parent
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 19 days ago
messages sent to parents. The full message can be seen below. “Johnston Parents, As we continue to work with the Johnston Police Department, we are planning on having school with a few adjustments, beginning with a two-hour late start for... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Police: Johnston School Text Threats ‘Not Credible’The district plans to resume classes Wednesday, a decision Superintendent Corey
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 19 days ago
The district plans to resume classes Wednesday, a decision Superintendent Corey Lunn says he’s comfortable with. The Johnston Police Department is working with the FBI to further investigate the threats but have not determined their source at... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Threats force suburban Des Moines district to cancel classesMonday and that the cancellation was undertaken "in an effort of caution." The
KWWL Iowa / Posted 19 days ago
Monday and that the cancellation was undertaken "in an effort of caution." The district also says it's working with the Johnston Police Department "to track down the validity of the message and its source." No arrests have been reported. The... Read more
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News 8000
Threats force suburban Des Moines district to cancel classesMonday and that the cancellation was undertaken "in an effort of caution." The
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
Monday and that the cancellation was undertaken "in an effort of caution." The district also says it's working with the Johnston Police Department "to track down the validity of the message and its source." No arrests have been reported. The... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Threats force suburban Des Moines district to cancel classesMonday and that the cancellation was undertaken "in an effort of caution." The
KWWL Iowa / Posted 20 days ago
Monday and that the cancellation was undertaken "in an effort of caution." The district also says it's working with the Johnston Police Department "to track down the validity of the message and its source." No arrests have been reported. The... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Threats force suburban Des Moines district to cancel classesMonday and that the cancellation was undertaken "in an effort of caution." The
KTTC Rochester / Posted 20 days ago
Monday and that the cancellation was undertaken "in an effort of caution." The district also says it's working with the Johnston Police Department "to track down the validity of the message and its source." No arrests have been reported. The... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
All Johnston Schools to be Closed Tuesday Due to Anonymous ThreatsAll district buildings will be closed and there is no KTC program. School dist
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 20 days ago
All district buildings will be closed and there is no KTC program. School district officials are working closely with the Johnston Police Department to track down the validity of the message and its source. We understand this may inconvenience... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Paris bans all cars from the whole city for a dayto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Dunkin’ Donuts dropping ‘Donuts’ from name and downsizing menuto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Neighborhood Emergency Team volunteers practice natural disaster drill in SW Portlandto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
One arrested for attempted carjacking in East Windsorto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Dunkin’ Donuts dropping ‘Donuts’ from name and downsizing menuto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Rocky Hill photographer raises awareness of infant loss through photoshootto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Dunkin’ Donuts dropping ‘Donuts’ from name and downsizing menuto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Portland State Vikings lose to Montana Grizzlies, 45-33to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Music teacher allegedly contaminated flutes with bodily fluidsto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Music teacher allegedly contaminated flutes with bodily fluidsto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Music teacher allegedly contaminated flutes with bodily fluidsto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Ohio residents say monkeys on the loose in neighborhoodto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Rugby player pays the penalty as lion bites his handto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Rugby player pays the penalty as lion bites his handto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Ohio residents say monkeys on the loose in neighborhoodto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Rugby player pays the penalty as lion bites his handto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Ohio residents say monkeys on the loose in neighborhoodto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
'Let's Make a Deal' game show host Monty Hall dies at 96to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
'Let's Make a Deal' game show host Monty Hall dies at 96to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
'Let's Make a Deal' game show host Monty Hall dies at 96to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Three people injured in two-vehicle crash on Tualatin Valley Highwayto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
OSP searching for person of interest after officer-involved shooting in Salemto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Meriden church collecting donations for Puerto Ricoto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Metro identifies Vegas officer involved in deadly shootingto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
One person injured in Lloyd District stabbingto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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ajc.com
'I wish I could say I'm surprised': Ex blasts mom charged with abandoning kids to tour Europe6- and 7-year-old daughters at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on Sept. 20 to visit
ajc.com / Posted 22 days ago
6- and 7-year-old daughters at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on Sept. 20 to visit relatives in Germany, Lynn Aswegan with the Johnston Police Department told People. By all indications, he said, "it was a social venture." Indeed, the 30-year-old... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Jury: Hospital must pay $1.5M in UO student's deathto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Man arrested after breaking into NE Portland schoolto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
'Dangerous' wanted sex offender in custodyto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
US has 'direct channels' to Pyongyang, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson saysto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Moose struck on highwayto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Moose spotted on highwayto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Police still searching for two men for liquor store robberyto Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-ye
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
to Europe, left her 4 kids home alone in Iowa Police say they've charged 30-year-old Erin Macke with child endangerment. (Johnston Police Department) Police have arrested a suburban Des Moines mother who left her four children home alone while... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘I wish I could say I am surprised’barsmedia_cameraThis photo provided by City of Johnston, Iowa shows Erin Macke.
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
barsmedia_cameraThis photo provided by City of Johnston, Iowa shows Erin Macke. Picture: AP Tyler Tompkins, from the Johnston police department, said: “’I’ve never heard of anything like this before.” “We have situations where parents go... Read more
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Canberra Times
Mother charged with abandoning children for trip to Europeaged 6 and 7, at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on September 20 to visit relatives
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
aged 6 and 7, at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on September 20 to visit relatives in Germany, Lynn Aswegan with the Johnston Police Department told People. By all indications, he said, "it was a social venture." Indeed, the 30-year-old... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Mother charged with abandoning children for trip to Europeaged 6 and 7, at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on September 20 to visit relatives
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
aged 6 and 7, at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on September 20 to visit relatives in Germany, Lynn Aswegan with the Johnston Police Department told People. By all indications, he said, "it was a social venture." Indeed, the 30-year-old... Read more
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The Age
Mother charged with abandoning children for trip to Europeaged 6 and 7, at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on September 20 to visit relatives
The Age / Posted 22 days ago
aged 6 and 7, at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on September 20 to visit relatives in Germany, Lynn Aswegan with the Johnston Police Department told People. By all indications, he said, "it was a social venture." Indeed, the 30-year-old... Read more
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WA Today
Mother charged with abandoning children for trip to Europeaged 6 and 7, at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on September 20 to visit relatives
WA Today / Posted 22 days ago
aged 6 and 7, at home near Des Moines, Iowa, on September 20 to visit relatives in Germany, Lynn Aswegan with the Johnston Police Department told People. By all indications, he said, "it was a social venture." Indeed, the 30-year-old... Read more
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Perth Now
‘I wish I could say I am surprised’barsmedia_cameraThis photo provided by City of Johnston, Iowa shows Erin Macke.
Perth Now / Posted 22 days ago
barsmedia_cameraThis photo provided by City of Johnston, Iowa shows Erin Macke. Picture: AP Tyler Tompkins, from the Johnston police department, said: “’I’ve never heard of anything like this before.” “We have situations where parents go... Read more
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