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Missing girl found in Bunbury

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Michael PhilippsSouth Western Times
A 44-year-old woman was arrested by the Australian Federal Police on an outstanding warrant.
Camera IconA 44-year-old woman was arrested by the Australian Federal Police on an outstanding warrant.

A 15-month investigation has led Australian Federal Police to Bunbury where they found a five-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted by her mother.

The child had been reported missing since May 2017 at which time the Federal Circuit Court of Australia issued a recovery order.

The investigation led the AFP to recover the five-year-old yesterday.

A 44-year-old woman was arrested by the AFP on an outstanding warrant.

The AFP thanked the general public and media for their continued interest and support in the matter.

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