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Claim: A 14-year-old Salt Lake City girl by the name of Elizabeth Smart is missing.
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2002]
Origins: Fortunately, this is one missing child story that, although real, had a positive
Elizabeth Ann Smart, a 14-year-old Salt Lake City resident, was abducted by an armed intruder who, during the early morning hours of Wednesday,
Although hundreds of investigators and seachers pursued leads, combing the foothills and canyons near the girl's home, and searched by air, they found no leads on her whereabouts or the identity of her possible abductor. The initial $10,000 reward offered by Mayor Rocky Anderson had swelled to $250,000 by the end of
Over nine months later, on
Elizabeth Smart - Missing
Last updated: 29 October 2007
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