Search efforts for Kathlynn Shepard have convened on the 300 block of Kale Road north of Fraser in Boone County. Items believed to belong to the two Dayton girls abducted Monday, including a backpack and a blue shirt, were recovered in the area, according to officials.
A media briefing is scheduled for 2 p.m. at the Dayton Community Center, during which a statement from Shepard's family will be read.
In this image released by the Iowa Department of Public Safety, Kathlynn Shepard is seen as she exited a school bus, shortly before her abduction Monday. Previous reports indicated she was wearing a Vikings Baseball cap. However, in this image she shown is wearing an Cubs cap.