Police search for 2 abducted NY Amish girls

Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014
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OSWEGATCHIE, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities are searching for two Amish girls they say were abducted from a roadside stand in northern New York.
    
The St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office says police patrols are out searching Thursday morning for 7-year-old Delila Miller and 12-year-old Fannie Miller.
    
Officials issued an Amber Alert for the two girls after they were abducted around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the rural town of Oswegatchie (ahs-wee-GAH'-chee). That's on the Canadian border 150 miles northwest of Albany.
    
Police say the girls went to wait on a customer at the family's roadside stand. A witness saw a passenger in a vehicle put something into the back seat, and when the vehicle drove off the children were gone.
    
Both girls were wearing dark blue dresses with blue aprons and black bonnets.
    
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Amber Alert site: http://bit.ly/1pam0p9

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