Monday, August 20, 2007

8-year-old afraid of hurricanes tries to ride bike to Ohio

An 8-year-old girl who recently moved to Florida caused a panic when she tried to ride back home to Ohio on her bicycle out of fear of hurricanes.

A sheriff's helicopter, search dogs and neighbors found the girl after an hour-long search Wednesday night. "It is amusing but at the same time sad," DeLand police Deputy Chief Randel Henderson said.

According to a police report, Heather Snoke told investigators "that she was headed back to Columbus Ohio, because she was afraid of hurricanes and that was her home." » Read the full article here



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