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Thursday, March 26, 2009

Vanishing Act: Scenes from an Alleged Kidnapping

Posted By on Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 12:49 PM

To go along with part two of "Vanishing Act," Kristen Hinman's investigative report on the mysterious disappearance of nine-year-old Christian Ferguson, we've retraced the steps of police through the lens of photographer Jennifer Silverberg.

Silverberg revisited the locations in St. Louis City and St. Louis County related to the alleged kidnapping of Ferguson, who disappeared about 6 a.m. on June 11, 2003. Police think they've fingered Ferguson's father, Dawan Ferguson, as the one responsible, but cannot prove it.
The payphone from which Dawan Ferguson called the hospital ER about his son. During this time, Ferguson said someone stole his SUV with his son still in it. - JENNIFER SILVERBERG
  • Jennifer Silverberg
  • The payphone from which Dawan Ferguson called the hospital ER about his son. During this time, Ferguson said someone stole his SUV with his son still in it.

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