Abducted Va. Girl, Kidnapper Found in San Francisco
Brittany Mae Smith, 12, of Virginia was found unharmed Dec. 10, four days after her mother was found dead.
AP via YellowBrix
December 11, 2010
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) – Investigators say a 12-year-old Virginia girl who had been missing for one week was found unharmed after someone recognized her in a store in San Francisco and called police.
Police in Roanoke say Brittany Mae Smith was found Friday afternoon outside the store by police, who also took into custody the man who had been sought in her abduction.
Roanoke County police said Brittany did know here mother had been found dead.
The man arrested in San Franciso is Jeffrey Scott Easley. He had been the live-in boyfriend of Brittany’s mother, Tina Smith. She was found dead on Monday.