Mass. officers use GPS to find kidnapped girl


By George Barnes and Danielle Williamson
Telegram & Gazette

ATHOL, Mass. — Using technology more commonly seen in television crime dramas, an Athol police officer and a deputy chief in the town's Fire Department were able to track a woman and her allegedly kidnapped 9-year-old granddaughter to a motel in south-central Virginia.

They notified Virginia State Police, who yesterday arrested Rose M. Maltais of 14 Grove St. without incident around 4:15 p.m.

LexisNexis Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.   
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy
  1. Tags
  2. Investigations
  3. Legal
  4. Fugitive
  5. CSI / Forensics
  6. Communications
  7. Patrol Issues

Recommended Police Heroes

Join the discussion