Missing Conn. Girl Found in Hidden Room

United States
June 6, 2007 4:40pm CST
BLOOMFIELD, Conn. - A 15-year-old girl missing for nearly a year was found Wednesday locked in a small hidden room under the staircase of a West Hartford home, and two people who live there were arrested, police said. Bloomfield police said they found the girl alive in a room blocked from view by a cabinet. They had gone to the home with West Hartford police to serve search warrants for DNA and other evidence. Adam Gault, 41, was charged with second-degree unlawful restraint, second-degree reckless endangerment, second-degree custodial interference, interfering with an officer, risk of injury to a minor and second-degree forgery. He was being held on $500,000 bond. Ann Murphy, 40, was charged with conspiracy to commit second-degree reckless endangerment, conspiracy to commit second-degree custodial interference and risk of injury to a minor. She was held on $100,000 bond. Police said they expect to make additional arrests. The girl was in protective custody and being examined by medical personnel. http://www.comcast.net/news/index.jsp?cat=GENERAL&fn=/2007/06/06/682485.html&cvqh=itn_missinggirl
1 person likes this
2 responses
@jolenegreen (1209)
• United States
9 Jun 07
Well Thank god she is still alive. The parents must have been sooo happy. I couldnt imagine if my child ever came up missing. What is wrong with the world today?
• United States
10 Jun 07
I have no idea.
@hoghoney (3749)
• United States
6 Jun 07
Thanks you for the the up date on this and I am glad that she was found and she is ok. It is nice to see when they are found alive. Hugs!
1 person likes this
• United States
6 Jun 07
Yes it is.