Devin Denman Safe and Found

8 years 7 months 4 days ago Thursday, July 15 2010 Jul 15, 2010 Thursday, July 15, 2010 8:06:51 PM CDT July 15, 2010 in News

Police say that last Saturday, police say Elizabeth Denman and new husband Mark Cochran kidnapped 5 year old Devin Denman from his home in Lake Ozark.  Police say Elizabeth Denman and Cochran had plans to go all the way down to Mexico but only made it as far as New Mexico.  While in the state, police stopped the suspect's vehicle twice and the second time shots were fired by one of the suspects. 

Sgt. Eric Vernon said this eventually led to their capture. 

"New Mexico state dispatcher informed officers at the scene that the vehicle had been involved in a child abduction, aggravated burglary, and theft of a motor vehicle of Missouri."

Devin is now safe with his father Paul Denman.  Denman says he is happy to have his son back.

"He was kinda quiet but I guess he was surprised or in shock so mostly we just hugged and kissed each other and told each other we loved each other and missed each other."

Elizabeth Denman faces 25 charges including attempted murder and 1st degree kidnapping. 

Young Devin is nagging his father for McDonald's hamburgers and cookies. 

Devin was caught up in his kidnapping on his 5th birthday.

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