Government & Politics

March 15, 2014 5:45 PM

After Springfield girl’s death, a quicker Amber Alert system is sought

Since the Feb. 18 murder of Hailey Owens and the arrest of Craig Michael Wood, attention has turned to why it took more than two hours for an announcement of her abduction to air across Missouri. Legislators and law enforcement officials are considering ways to streamline the notification system.

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