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Missing Child Investigation 3100 S Hanna St Feb 10 2013

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For Release: February 10, 2013 

Missing Child Investigation


Date/Time of Incident: February 10, 2013 / 7:00pm

Location of Incident:    3100 S. Hanna St

Missing Child:              Dashanique Upchurch, age 11, female/black


Fort Wayne, Ind. - The Fort Wayne Police Department is currently searching for a missing child. Dashanique Upchurch, an 11 year old black female, was last seen around 1:00pm on February 10, 2013 leaving her home in the 3100 block of S. Hanna St.


Dashanique was last seen wearing a purple plaid jacket, blue jeans, and black boots. She is described as 5’2” 120lbs with braided black and blue hair. She has brown eyes, pierced ears, and a scar on her left ankle.


The Fort Wayne Police Department activated the A Child Is Missing Alert System at 8:30pm. Police and Fire Department personnel searched the area, and are continuing to do so.


Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Dashanique is asked to immediately contact police.


Ofc Chris Felton, Public Information Officer

City of Fort Wayne Police Department


For Release: February 11, 2013

Missing Child(ren) Investigation - Child(ren) Recovered

Fort Wayne, Ind. – Detectives with the Fort Wayne Police Department have recovered Dashanique Upchurch. Upchurch was reported as a missing child yesterday evening. Her thirteen-year old brother was reported as a missing child earlier this morning. Both children have been recovered and both have been returned safely to their home.

Thank you for your assistance with this investigation.

Raquel Foster, City of Fort Wayne Police Department

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