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Man Charged After Police Say He Broke Into Home, Took Son

Reported: Apr. 19, 2014 7:19 PM EDT
Updated: Apr. 20, 2014 12:12 AM EDT
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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (Heath Harrison) – A man was arrested in Huntington Saturday, after police said he broke into a woman’s house and stole their son.

Police arrested Donzelle Dejuan Runnels, 39, after pulling his car over on Adams Avenue.

Police said Runnels had threatened the woman’s life via text message and demanded to see the child.

Police said they found the child in Runnels lap during the traffic stop.

Runnel has been charged with child neglect, domestic assault and burglary.



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