Identification of Kidnaped Infant Accomplished by Means of Foot Impressions

Kanz, George A.
July 2015
Journal of Forensic Identification;2015, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p389
Academic Journal
A reprint of the article "Identification of Kidnaped Infant Accomplished by Means of Foot Impressions" by George A. Kanz, which appeared in "I.A.I" newsletter in January 1945, is presented. It discusses how a kidnapped infant was identified through foot impressions. The child was kidnapped from the nursery of a hospital in Albany in Linn County, Oregon. A woman with a baby girl was taken into custody a few days later. The infant was identified to be the abducted child through foot impressions.


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