Was rural Ga. teen held captive in chicken coop?

Thursday, May 31, 2012 8:03 AM
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BUTLER, Ga. -- The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has begun a criminal investigation into whether a 15-year-old Taylor County girl has been held captive in a chicken coop or shed.

The girl was taken away from her home Friday by officers of the Division of Family and Children Services after a complaint was filed with the agency that is part of the Georgia Department of Human Services.

“The girl was in the yard with her mother,” Taylor County Sheriff Jeff Watson told the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Wednesday. “She was not locked up.”

The girl seemed to be in good condition, but Watson said after the girl spoke with the people from DFCS she was taken away.

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Tots 05/31/12 - 08:42 am
Punishment/convenience or choice..

Question being asked>>
Was rural Ga. teen held captive in chicken coop?

After clicking on the link and reading what it had to say,my opinion would be,Yes...

I think that the young lady was most likely kept in the coop...Without all the facts,i can't say if it was wrong.

1st- I need to know how long they made her stay in the coop..

2nd-Was it still used as a chicken coop or had it been converted into a place to house and keep her..

3rd-Was this child handicapped..

4th-Did the child choose to stay in the coop..

Rob Pavey 05/31/12 - 09:49 am
chicken houses vs. teenagers' bedrooms?

all I can say is, some chicken coops are cleaner than some kids' rooms.

Newsflash 05/31/12 - 11:52 am
Does DFCS suspect fowl play ?

Just kidding ! The young lady being 15 years old should be able to give all the details. I spent a lot of time in a chicken house growing up collecting eggs and freshening up the pine shavings.Those chickens had a good life and would follow you around the yard like they were trained.I do hope this young lady will be ok.

RoadkiII 05/31/12 - 01:08 pm
Rob, when did you see my

Rob, when did you see my daughters room?

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