The boy, who is back in Minnesota but not in his parents’ custody for now, was not present at Wednesday’s child protective services hearing. He had sneaked onto a flight to Las Vegas two weeks ago.
Updated: October 16, 2013, - 08:24 PM
The custody and possible treatment for a 9-year-old airplane stowaway will be discussed at a Hennepin County District Court hearing on Wednesday. The boy had sneaked onto an airplane and flew to Las Vegas.
Updated: October 14, 2013, - 08:44 PM
The so-called CHIPS petition initiates juvenile court proceedings. According to a court spokesman, it’s still uncertain when the child will be returned by protective services in Las Vegas, but when he is, a court hearing must be held to determine the next step.
Updated: October 11, 2013, - 11:23 PM
With a hoodie tied tightly over his face and a baseball cap pulled down over his eyes, the father of a 9-year-old Minneapolis-to-Las Vegas stowaway tearfully begged for help with his willful, troubled son.
Updated: October 11, 2013, - 01:45 PM
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Updated: October 09, 2013, - 11:17 AM
His family said it has unsuccessfully sought help for the boy, who has a troubled history that includes stealing a truck and crashing into a police car two days before he snuck onto a Minneapolis flight to Las Vegas.
Updated: October 09, 2013, - 10:38 AM
The 9-year-old also has been investigated several times by county child protection workers.
Updated: October 09, 2013, - 09:47 AM
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Updated: October 01, 2013, - 06:26 PM
The law infringes on free speech, appeals panel said.
Updated: September 30, 2013, - 09:00 PM