SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The body of a 10-year-old girl who went missing in Missouri has been found in the southwest part of the state, authorities said Wednesday.
Officials said that search crews found a body they believe belongs to Hailey Owens inside a suspect's Springfield home on Wednesday.
Witnesses told police the girl was taken by a man in a pickup truck on Tuesday evening.
A 45-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder. Police identify him as Craig Wood, a coach and teacher's aide at a Springfield elementary school.
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