Missing Davidson County girl rescued in Arkansas after allegedly kidnapped by wanted man


Above video ran the night before Savannah Childress was found and shows the Denton community searching for her.

UPDATE: The suspect died on Sunday after an officer-involved shooting.

The Mahoning County Human Trafficking Task Force say that the 14-year-old Davidson County girl who was reported kidnapped by a Pennsylvania man has been recovered in Arkansas, WKBN reports.

Pennsylvania State Police have been looking for William Ice, 38, who is accused of sexually assaulting a minor in Mercer County. 

He is believed to be on the run, according to investigators.

PSP issued a warrant for his arrest on Feb. 9.

Ice was previously arrested in an online sex sting operation by the Human Trafficking Task Force in Austintown last summer.

Savannah Childress, the 14-year-old girl from Denton, had been missing since Feb. 11, according to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Department.

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