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1. Sam Shelton Confession Tape Released by Judge
Today Saint Clair County, Illinois, Judge Milton Wharton released the taped police confession of a twenty-six year old teacher who had a relationship with a seventeen- year old student. The teacher, Samson R. Shelton, will go on trial later this year for the attempted murder of Ashley Reeves.
2. He is a Child Molester
There are ways we convince ourselves that our loved one could never hurt a child. Instead we tell ourselves lies to prove to ourselves he could not be sexual predator. After all, how could we NOT know someone we love sexually abuses children?
3. Yard Sign Dangers
Colorful storks, signs, and balloons, are a way for a new parent to announce the arrival of a new baby. Yet such public displays could be placing a baby and family at risk. The FBI confirmed a homemade welcome home sign did play a role in Baby Abby’s abduction. Why yard signs maybe dangerous?
4. New Lead in Trenton Duckett Case
A witness has come forward telling authorities she saw Trenton Duckett and his mother on the day of his disappearance at a Wendy’s drive up window. The witness later saw Melinda Duckett return to the drive up window, with out her son, around thirty minutes from the first time. Where is Trenton?
5. Paul Martin Andrews - Pedophilia Victim Warns of Common Child Lure
Paul Martin Andrews was thirteen when a seasoned pedophile used a common lure to convince the boy to get into his van on January 10, 1973. Pedophilia victim warns parents of a common lure that may have helped his abductor kidnap him.
6. Joseph Kondro Child Serial Killer
Kondro does what most every child predator does, plays on the trust of those he knows, his friends. The girls Kondro killed were the children of people he considered friends. How well do you know your friends?
7. Child Brides
In Saudi and Yemen there are countless child bride stories. Yemen has a law that states the age of marriage is 15, but it is rarely enforced. Child brides often married off before they even reach their teen years. Will Yemen ever change?
8. Multiple Child Abduction Attempts Missouri
Have you reviewed what your child should do if approached by a stranger? If you are in the Saint Louis Area you need to talk to your children now. There have been multiple child abduction attempts in the past two weeks.
9. Bruce Emerson Sawhill Missouri's Most Wanted
Bruce Emerson Sawhill is according to America's Most Wanted and the US Marshall's Missouri's most wanted child molester. Help find him and put him in jail.
10. Tina Isa America's Honor Killing
Honor killings take place mostly in third world countries, although in November of 1989, Saint Louis gained National attention in what became one of the most publicized honor killings in the world.
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