Yesterday social media exploded with concern and questions regarding a possible attempted abduction of a 9 year-old girl in Superior.  Today, Superior Police announced that after further investigation, they are confident that there was no such incident and there is no need for public concern.

According to our media partners at WDIO-TV, Superior Police Captain Thomas Champaigne said that the department has determined there was no abduction attempt. Champaigne said the girl had deviated from her normal path on her way home from school.

While it was a concerning and confusing past 24 hours for local residents, this news should come as a relief to area parents.