Summer Sale Extended! Get unlimited digital access for 13 weeks for $13.
Topics

Wanda Eileen Barzee

Kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart speaks at Harford child safety symposium

Kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart speaks at Harford child safety symposium

Described as "one of the most followed child abduction cases of our time," kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart retold her harrowing story that made national news nearly 10 years ago during the annual Cherish the Child symposium at Mountain Christian Church in Joppa Friday morning. Around 670 attendees, volunteers and vendors attended the symposium, where Smart was keynote speaker. Workshops before and after Smart's speech were also part of Friday's symposium, and Harford County Executive David Craig and Sheriff Jesse Bane were on hand to thank Smart for her hard work in child safety and to present her a proclamation recognizing her dedication. Smart, who is now in...

Loading
84°