Cops Recover Missing Mother And Child
It was a risky move, but Nadia Chavez had no other choice. Cops say the young woman escaped her alleged abductor, then fought her way back to freedom. Now, she and her baby are out of harm's way and back where they belong.
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Hair (Color, Description, Facial Hair):
- Police say Nadia has long, black hair.
Other Possible Locations:
- Officials say that Nadia telephoned her mother the day after her disappearance.
The ID of the call came from a location in Tijuana, Mexico.
Cops are on the lookout for 2-month-old Aileen Chavez, who may have been taken into Mexico by her father.
Last updated June 8, 2007
Mother And Child Recovered In
It was a risky move, but Nadia Chavez had no other choice.
Cops say on June 11, 2007, Nadia, 16,
escaped her alleged abductor and headed to a convenience store in San Luis, Mexico, where she made a life saving move.
Cops say a beat-up and bruised Nadio gave the store clerk her mother's phone number and also asked the clerk to call police.
Then, she headed straight back into the danger zone -- she went back to the house where she and her baby -- Aileen -- were being held, recovered the baby, and then ran for her life.
Detectives say Nadia and the baby are in a safe place and are waiting to travel safely back home. Cops say they still believe Nadia's on-again off-again boyfriend Daniel Chavez is behind the abduction and he's facing possible charges.