3-year old found safe; Suspect arrested

March 2, 2009 5:08:46 PM PST
Authorities have arrested the suspect who allegedly abducted a 3-year-old Yreka girl during an early morning home burglary.

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Police Lt. Dave Gamache says 22-year-old Kody Lee Kaplon surrendered Monday afternoon after calling an Amber Alert hotline.

Gamache says the girl's parents met Kaplon during a party at their house Sunday night. Her father said he was awakened by her screams and apparently saw Kaplon drive off with her.

The car, a green Pontiac Grand Am with California license plate 3WKA651, has not been found.

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