Sad end in 8-day-long search for missing Alaska girl | newser

(NEWSER) – A 10-year-old girl was found dead Friday, authorities say, more than a week after she was reported missing in a remote Inupiat Eskimo town on Alaska’s northwestern coast. Per the AP, Ashley Johnson-Barr’s remains were found east of Kotzebue, Alaska State Troopers said.

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Large, multi-agency search underway for missing girl in Kotzebue | Anchorage Daily News

A massive, multi-agency search is underway in the Northwest Alaska city of Kotzebue for a 10-year-old girl who vanished two days ago, officials said.

Ashley Johnson-Barr, 10, did not return home after going outside to play Thursday afternoon, said Clement Richards Sr., mayor of the Northwest Arctic Borough.

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