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Suspect charged in Missouri girl's murder

  • 10-year-old Hailey Owens' body was found at the home of elementary and middle school coach Craig Wood
  • Witness says he tried to save the girl after she was pulled into Wood's truck

A witness who saw 10-year-old Hailey Owens being abducted says he tried to chase down the suspect after the man pulled the girl into his truck.

Police in Springfield, Missouri, say they found Hailey Owens' body at the home of Craig Wood, who is now being held without bond on kidnapping and murder charges. According to Springfield Public Schools, Wood is a coach at a local elementary and middle school, and he is currently suspended.

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