Ga. thief steals urn containing newborn's ashes

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. — A Georgia father is pleading with whoever stole an urn that held his newborn daughter’s ashes to return it to the family.

Detectives are investigating the Sunday burglary in Fayette County, south of Atlanta.

Brian Allen tells WSB-TV the family already lost their daughter once, and now they’ve lost her again.

Police say the home was burglarized Sunday while Brian Allen was at work and his wife and two children were at church. Electronics, jewelry, and the heart-shaped urn holding the ashes of their daughter Olivia were stolen. The baby was born a year and a half ago and lived for only a few minutes.

The father is asking whoever stole the urn to “just leave it in the yard” and the family will not ask any questions.


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cytoranger 01/24/12 - 08:50 am
Special place for a piece of

Special place for a piece of trash like this

augusta citizen
augusta citizen 01/24/12 - 09:50 am
This is terrible beyond

This is terrible beyond words.

REDRIDER 01/24/12 - 11:54 am
Yea cytoranger it is called

Yea cytoranger it is called Hell. Led poison will get them there one day.

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