Missing SC 2-year-old Found in Iowa, Parents Arrested

Ceria Alfonso
May 18, 2018

Authorities across the county are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 2 year-old child.

Camden police confirmed the little girl was in custody, and her parents had been arrested.

Officers say she was was taken by her parents, William and Jessica, who are believed to be heavy users of methamphetamine and police are concerned about Dakota's well-being, the release said.

Dakota was removed from her parents' care for safety reasons and authorities were unable to locate them, according to the BCA.

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The child and parents were at an Iowa hospital on Monday, according to surveillance images.

The Rays are believed to be traveling in a 1996 gold Ford Aerostar van and may be frequently changing the license plate on the vehicle. Thursday afternoon, the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reported that the three had been spotted at a gas station in Marshall, Minn. She is 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 112 pounds and has long light brown hair and blue eyes.

If you have seen them, or have any information on their whereabouts you're asked to call the Camden Police Department at 1-803-425-6025 or the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children at 1-800-843-5678.

"Dakota is described as 2'2" tall, 25 lbs. with blonde hair and blue eyes. William and Jessica were both transported to the Winneshiek County Jail. William and Jessica Ray have been arrested on unrelated charges and are in law enforcement custody. The child had early been placed in custody of an uncle pending the outcome of a Social Services investigation. They also say that William is a truck driver by profession.

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