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Claim: A 5-year-old girl named Jessica Koopmans is missing from her Alberta home.
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2001]
Origins: This missing child alert was true; unfortunately, the missing child has since turned up dead.
On the evening of
After a massive search of the area turned up nothing, police converted the case from a search and rescue initiative to a criminal investigation. Sadly, a week after her disappearance, Jessica's body was found in a farmer's field in Fort Macleod, Alberta,
A family friend, 31-year-old Anthony Harold Gallup, was apprehended on
Barbara "vigil for the Herald angel" Mikkelson
Last updated: 27 March 2005
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