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originally posted by: 35Foxtrot
a reply to: Flyingclaydisk
The only reason law enforcement would telegraph something like this to the family is to gauge their reaction(s).
They were/are suspects.
If the feds have found some new info, they do this and see who in the family gets hinky.
Even if they have no new info/evidence, they can still see who starts sweating.
It's a common technique.
Interestingly enough the wiki for this case states the parents were advised by the FBI to maybe leave town and lay low.
Did she escape a sex trafficking ring? Does she have dirt on super powerful people?
originally posted by: Breakthestreak
She’s alive and has been living in captivity for the last 23 years?
But why give the family a ‘heads up’?
Very strange indeed