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June 24, 2014
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4-year-old helps cops crack case in babysitter's robbery plot

A 4-year-old girl helped detectives solve what was reported as a home invasion in Ferndale

By John Hopperstad
Q13 Fox

FERNDALE, Wash. — A 4-year-old girl helped detectives solve what was reported as a home invasion in Ferndale.

On Wednesday, Abby helped the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office crack a case that would make the Babysitter’s Club proud.

Investigators said the girl’s 17-year-old babysitter orchestrated a false home invasion along with her 16-year-old boyfriend and another male suspect. They said the teen made up a story about two armed black men breaking into the Ferndale home.

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