After his arrival, Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying – and the feeling is mutual – but culture differences make such a friendship impossible.Even worse, Dre’s feelings make an enemy of the class bully. Early Wednesday, authorities said a man was arrested on a kidnapping charge.He was found sitting in his vehicle outside a south Springfield residence.She was last seen wearing blue jean shorts and purple sandals. The fourth-grader's devastated family members spoke to the Springfield News-Leader.She is considered skinny, and her ears are pierced. Stacey Owens said she is trying to stay positive."My nerves are shot," she said.However, Hailey remains missing."Thirty to 40 officers have begun an extensive search that will continue throughout the night or until she is found," according to the news release from the Springfield Police Department. Tuesday after Hailey was abducted in the area of Lombard Street and Laurel Avenue while walking to a friend's home.
A 21-year-old Springfield man was charged with statutory rape and statutory sodomy Thursday after he met a 12-year-old girl online earlier this year, then drove to her Greene County home and allegedly sexually assaulted her.If not, you can always sign up for a Groupon account without using Facebook.A Springfield man has been arrested and faces felony charges for alleged rape, sodomy and child molestation in connection with a Republic 12-year-old who was reportedly missing over the weekend. Bullock, 20, of Springfield, is being held in the Greene County Jail and faces felony charges of rape, sodomy and child molestation in connection with the missing girl.The man and his wife were in their garage enjoying the evening when the horror of the man luring the girl close to his vehicle and then snatching her unfolded.The man ran after the truck unsuccessfully while his wife focused on remembering the license plate number and calling 911.