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  1. Five Arrested After Autistic Woman Found Living...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said the woman was found wandering around the backyard of a house on Rushing Lane in Amite, Louisiana, after they received a tip that people living there kept her locked up, according to ABC News affiliate WGNO-TV .

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  2. Autistic woman held captive in outdoor cage in Amite, forced into prostitution, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | The Advocate

    The 22-year-old autistic woman held captive in an outdoor cage in Amite and forced into prostitution may have been living in her unimaginably squalid conditions for nine months before deputies rescued her last week, Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards said Friday. Investigators found the woman - whom Edwards described as having the functional capacity of a minor - malnourished, covered in insect bites and living in a shrub-covered, 6-by-8-foot cage outside a Rushing Lane home, with all her belongings, a small bowl of spoiled food, a mattress and a 5-gallon bucket in which to defecate.

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  3. See site where autistic woman was caged in AmiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Set back from a narrow lane off of a Tangipahoa Parish back road near Amite, the site where police said a 22-year-old woman with autism was kept locked in a cage for months is as inconspicuous as can be. The 6-by-8-foot cage resembling a dog kennel was tucked behind a poorly-kept mobile home and covered with branches so that it blended in with its tumble-down surroundings.

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  4. 3 Kentwood residents die in crash on U.S. 51 in FlukerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... investigation, Collette failed to stop and crashed into the back of the tractor-trailer driven by David James, 46, of Amite, Dwight said.

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  5. Tim Duncan Retiring After 19-Season CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... or killed in attacks in Israel have filed a lawsuit against Facebook, claiming the social media giant is liab... (AMITE, La.) -- Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The ...

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  6. Cops Investigating Mysterious Initials Scrawled by Dallas Gunman and Poring Over Video FootageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... realize that they are stronger together, then let there be more poker," entrepreneur Georgie Bernadete said, half-... (AMITE, La.) -- Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The ...

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  7. Disturbing details released about autistic woman forced to live in cageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... said Edwards. After getting a tip, deputies said they found the victim in the backyard of a home on Rushing Lane in Amite. She was covered in insect bites and was so malnourished it appeared she had lost about 60 lbs. Sheriff Edwards said she has ...

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  8. Scoreboard Roundup - 7/10/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... took place Saturday night in Missouri were perpetrated by suspects who targeted their victims using Pokmon Go, a p... (AMITE, La.) -- Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The ...

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  9. Dierks Bentley Says Goodbye to His Beloved Dog JakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... took place Saturday night in Missouri were perpetrated by suspects who targeted their victims using Pokmon Go, a p... (AMITE, La.) -- Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The ...

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  10. "The Secret Life of Pets" Sets Box Office Debut RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... took place Saturday night in Missouri were perpetrated by suspects who targeted their victims using Pokmon Go, a p... (AMITE, La.) -- Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The ...

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  11. Two Campers from Alabama Arrested for Starting Cold Springs FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... took place Saturday night in Missouri were perpetrated by suspects who targeted their victims using Pokmon Go, a p... (AMITE, La.) -- Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The ...

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  12. Former PM Tony Blair Could Face Contempt Vote After Iraq ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... took place Saturday night in Missouri were perpetrated by suspects who targeted their victims using Pokmon Go, a p... (AMITE, La.) -- Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The ...

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  13. Dallas Shooter Planned Attack for Months, Took 'Opportunity' of Protests, Judge SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... took place Saturday night in Missouri were perpetrated by suspects who targeted their victims using Pokmon Go, a p... (AMITE, La.) -- Five people were arrested this week after a 22-year-old autistic woman was found living in a cage outside. The ...

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  14. Barbasol Championship brings PGA Tour back to OpelikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | WTVM

    ... Sheriff held a news conference Friday to update the case of a woman who was found living in a backyard cage in Amite. The Tangipahoa Sheriff held a news conference Friday to update the case of a woman who was found living in a backyard cage in ...

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  15. Disturbing details released about autistic woman forced to live in cageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | KCTV5

    ... said Edwards. After getting a tip, deputies said they found the victim in the backyard of a home on Rushing Lane in Amite. She was covered in insect bites and was so malnourished it appeared she had lost about 60 lbs. Sheriff Edwards said she has ...

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  16. Louisiana Woman Reportedly Kept in Outdoor CageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | New York Magazine

    Based on an anonymous tip, local police found a 22-year-old autistic woman who was being forced to live in a makeshift outdoor cage outside of a home in Amite, Louisiana. According to The Advocate , "Investigators believe the woman had been forcibly held in the outdoor hovel since at least October, following her mother's death in August They do not believe she was abused while her mother was alive."

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  17. Metro investigates hit-and-run crash on East 33rd, Broad StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | WTVM

    ... Sheriff held a news conference Friday to update the case of a woman who was found living in a backyard cage in Amite. The Tangipahoa Sheriff held a news conference Friday to update the case of a woman who was found living in a backyard cage in ...

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  18. Southeast Missouri Arts Council finds new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... Sheriff held a news conference Friday to update the case of a woman who was found living in a backyard cage in Amite. The Tangipahoa Sheriff held a news conference Friday to update the case of a woman who was found living in a backyard cage in ...

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  19. Gulfport home on fire following lightning strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Sheriff held a news conference Friday to update the case of a woman who was found living in a backyard cage in Amite. The Tangipahoa Sheriff held a news conference Friday to update the case of a woman who was found living in a backyard cage in ...

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  20. Five arrested after woman with autism found in cageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Five people have been arrested after a 22-year-old woman with autism was found living outside in a cage in Amite, Lousiana. WGNO reported that the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office arrived at a home when they received a complaint June 30. Deputies said the woman was forced to live in a makeshift shelter that was a blue tarp draped over a cage resembling a dog kennel outside.

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