Slain girl's family faults search for her

12-year-old killed after talking to suspect, who posted about incident on Facebook; family calls for investigation into police actions by state attorney general


By Joseph A. Gambardello, James Osborne, and Darran Simon
The Philadelphia Inquirer

GLOUCESTER COUNTY, Pa. — Four days before Autumn Pasquale disappeared, one of the teenage brothers charged with killing her invited the 12-year-old girl to his house to look at a bicycle.

In a Facebook exchange on Oct. 16, Autumn, a BMX enthusiast, expressed interest in a photo of the bicycle Justin Robinson, 15, had posted on his Facebook page two months earlier.

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