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UPDATE: Search suspended after reports of possible abduction in Dowagiac

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The search following a possible abduction in Cass County has been suspended.  The Dowagiac Police Department says they have "completed a thorough search of all areas" in and around Rotary Skate Park in Dowagiac.

Around 7:20 Wednesday evening a group of kids told police they were in a parking lot along Riverside Drive near Rotary Park when they heard someone yelling. Police say the kids then saw a white man pull the girl into the woods. The kids say the man may have had a handgun.

Police did a receive a tip that two people matching the descriptions of the girl and the suspect were spotted in a white Ford F-150 pickup truck. 

The suspect is described as a white man in a dark hooded sweatshirt. The sweatshirt may say "Aerospostale"

Police are continuing to ask for tips and will follow new leads or information as it is received.  Until new information comes in, the search is on hold.  Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Dowagiac Police immediately at 269-782-9743.

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