UPDATE (1:09 p.m. Thursday)

Casper police say the suspect in Wednesday's child abduction has been located. Additional details are expected from police soon. 


The Casper Police Department is seeking information from the public as they pursue the person suspected of abducting a young girl today.

The victim has been recovered and is now safe.

Between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Wednesday, the abduction took place near the intersection of SW Wyoming Blvd. and South Coffman Avenue and South Poplar Street, according to a CPD statement.

Casper Police Department
Casper Police Department

The suspect vehicle is a dark-colored 1999-2003 four-door GMC short bed truck with a toolbox, possible chrome trim down the side and a dark-colored interior.

The suspect is described as a caucasian male with a medium build and brown hair. He was wearing a black hat, shirt and pants.

Anyone with a surveillance camera on their car, home or business in the area of the abduction is urged to contact the police department, as is anyone with information on the crime, at 235-8278.

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