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Man accused of abducting his 2 daughters in Cottage Grove to appear in court

Man accused of abducting his 2 daughters in Cottage Grove to appear in court Photo: Washington County Jail

June 24, 2019 06:14 AM

Monday, the man accused of kidnapping his two daughters in Cottage Grove earlier this month is scheduled to appear in court.

Police said Jeffrey Lo was at the center of an Amber Alert issued on June 7.

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Video from Chopper 5 that afternoon showed officers finding the two girls safe in a wooded area.

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According to court documents, Lo had assaulted the girls' mother before he took them.

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Court documents indicated Lo had admitted knowing what he did was wrong.

Lo will have a chance to enter a plea Monday afternoon.

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