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Edwards and K9 Bandit Find Missing Girl
UNION TOWNSHIP- Police dog helps find missing
A missing Porter County girl was found after a Porter
County Sheriff's Police K-9 found her in an overgrown,
wooded area, according to a news release.
The 12-year-old girl had gone missing from her Union
Township home at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Family said she was
wearing just a T-shirt, pants and flip-flops when she
left on foot in cold weather, according to the report.
Within a few hours, Cpl. Matt Edwards and K-9 Bandit
tracked to her an area not far from her home. The area
was heavily wooded, keeping Edwards from seeing into it,
according to the report.
Bandit was able to get to her, though, and she was