Angel in Mississippi River baby case traced to its maker
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities in Minnesota say an angel figurine found with a baby girl dumped in the Mississippi River was produced for a Catholic missionary group.
The figurine carried a label that said it was made exclusively for the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate in Belleville, Ill. The Belleville News-Democrat reported (http://bit.ly/oy89Vz ) the ornament was sold through a catalogue in 2000.
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