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Authorities are wanting parents to monitor their children's social media

December 11 2018

Posted: Tue Dec 11 17:30:57 PST 2018
Updated: Wed Dec 12 07:43:36 PST 2018

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and tablets new information in the case of a 14 year old girl ...kidnapped from new mexico and found in itawamba county after an alert.. wtva's daranesha herron joins us live from itawamba county where the accused is being held. the man accused of kidnapping the 14 year old girl is still behind bars here at the itawamba county jail. acoording to police in new mexico it all started with a conversation through snapchat. "he has all the socialmedia,snapchat,instag ram,vineallthose.wetry to follow him on it and sometimes he blocks us." as challenging as it may be sheriff jim johnson says monitoring you kids social media is vital. as challenging as it to monitor you childrens social media lee county sheriff jim johnson says it is important. "we arrested 76 individuals based uponea fake profile we created of two youngldies, one 14 and one15.allthe individuals arrested had contacted our child for sexual purposes. and that's what new mexico police say happened when 25 year olddidier gonzales-morales, lureda14 year old girl into her own kidnappingin new mexico. they say the two were communicating on snapchat. this map is on snapchat showing you where your followers are and the lasttime they were active onsnapchat.. morales and the victim were stopped on interstate 22 near fulton after a bolo was sent out for the vehichle morales was driving. jordyn brown says her mother went through her phone as a teen and she is greateful for it now. "13,14 years old it's like they are taking my independece and they don't trust me.it's not that it's just creeps in the world and it's a pretection thing" edwardferguson says he didn'tgo through his son's phone before but now he has a change of heart. " i'mgoing to go through his phone and follow this very carefully.as parentgs we need to know what our kids are doing." sheriff jim johnson says in manykidnappingthe children are having conversation through social media with the suspect prior to the kid napping. reporting livr in itawamba co dh wtva9news early -morning
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