Child involved in parental kidnapping found in Pennsylvania, police say
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — A two-year-old girl who was taken in a parental kidnapping was found safe in Pennsylvania overnight.
According to police, Jordan McClure, 24, took his daughter Penelope McClure from her East Providence home following a domestic disturbance on Thursday.
East Providence police said the child and her father were later found by Pennsylvania State Police.
In a Facebook post, police said the duo was seen on a family member’s surveillance camera in Rehoboth packing belongings into Jordan’s 1989 Chevy 2500 pickup with Massachusetts registration 2ESH88.
Initially, authorities believed the two were heading to Kentucky.
Police told ABC 6 News that McClure is in custody and is set to appear at the Franklin County Court on Friday.
No further information was released.