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2009: Laurie Ault, right, holding the Jaycee Lee (Credit: AP)

2009: Laurie Ault, right, holding the Jaycee Lee Dugard poster, of South Lake Tahoe, Calif., marches in a parade that followed the reverse route of a march held on the 10th anniversary of Dugard's abduction from a school bus stop. (Sept. 6, 2009)

Notable abduction cases through the years

Take a look at the most famous abduction cases in the world since the 1980's.

2009: Laurie Ault, right, holding the Jaycee Lee
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2009: Laurie Ault, right, holding the Jaycee Lee Dugard poster, of South Lake Tahoe, Calif., marches in a parade that followed the reverse route of a march held on the 10th anniversary of Dugard's abduction from a school bus stop. (Sept. 6, 2009)

Nancy Garrido is seen with her attorney, Gilbert
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Nancy Garrido is seen with her attorney, Gilbert Maines, during a brief court appearance at the El Dorado Superior Court in Placerville, Calif., where she and her husband, Phllip, are facing charges on the 1991 kidnap and rape of Jaycee Lee Dugard. (Oct. 29, 2009)

Phillip Garrido looks out at the courtroom during
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Phillip Garrido looks out at the courtroom during his arraignment, where he was charged with the abduction of Jaycee Dugard, 11, in 1991. (Aug. 28, 2009)

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2008: The house in Amstetten, Austria, where 73-year-old
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2008: The house in Amstetten, Austria, where 73-year-old Josef Fritzl imprisoned his daughter, Elisabeth, for 24 years in a windowless basement cell and fathering seven children with her. (May 2, 2008)

This poster, painted by victims of the Fritzel
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This poster, painted by victims of the Fritzel incest crime, hangs in a window at the main square in Amstetten, Austria. Letters on left hand read "Wishes: recovery of my daughter Kerstin, love of the children" and on the right hand "protection of the family, warm-hearted people and understanding." (May 14, 2008)

Josef Fritzl, held his daughter, Elisabeth, captive for
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Josef Fritzl, held his daughter, Elisabeth, captive for 24 years in a high-tech, windowless cell. Elisabeth allegedly gave birth to six of her father's children in this cell.

2007: Shawn Hornbeck, 15, smiles as his mother,
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2007: Shawn Hornbeck, 15, smiles as his mother, Pam Akers, speaks to reporters during a news conference about Shawn and Ben Ownby, who were abused and sexually assaulted when they were missing for 5 years. (Jan. 13, 2007)

Ben Ownby, 13, stands in the living room
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Ben Ownby, 13, stands in the living room of his home in Beaufort, Mo. after he was reunited with his parents after being kidnapped. (Jan. 16, 2007)

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Michael Devlin, 41, is escorted out of the
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Michael Devlin, 41, is escorted out of the Franklin County Courthouse, in Union, Mo. after being charged with over 80 counts in the kidnapping and sexual assault of Ben Ownby and Shawn Hornbeck. (Oct. 8, 2007)

2006: Natascha Kampusch was kidnapped in 1998 off
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2006: Natascha Kampusch was kidnapped in 1998 off the street in Vienna at age 10. She managed to escape in 2006 after spending eight years as a captive, where she was abused by her abductor, Wolfgang Priklopil, in a tiny enclosed basement. (Oct. 17, 2012)

Kidnapper of Austrian girl Natascha Kampusch, Wolfgang Priklopil,
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Kidnapper of Austrian girl Natascha Kampusch, Wolfgang Priklopil, who allegedly abused her in his small basement. (Aug. 24, 2006)

The book '3096 Tage' (3096 days) by Natascha
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The book '3096 Tage' (3096 days) by Natascha Kampusch, who was kidnapped and imprisoned in a cellar for eight and a half years, are on display in Vienna, Austria. (Sept. 7, 2010)

2003: Elizabeth Smart speaks to reporters regarding her
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2003: Elizabeth Smart speaks to reporters regarding her advocacy of child protection and the healing process she has experienced after being abducted and held prisoner for 9 months in 2002. (Oct. 30, 2012)

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Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper, Wanda Barzee, gets into a
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Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper, Wanda Barzee, gets into a car following a hearing in federal court, after pleading guilty to kidnapping and illegally transportating of a minor across state lines with her partner Brian David Mitchell. (Nov. 16, 2009)

Brian David Mitchell arrives at the Salt Lake
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Brian David Mitchell arrives at the Salt Lake City federal courthouse where Elizabeth Smart testified against him for the first time after her kidnapping. (Oct. 1, 2009)

1996: Eefje Lambrechts, 19, left, and An Marchal,17,
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1996: Eefje Lambrechts, 19, left, and An Marchal,17, right, who are at the center of a police search after convicted rapist, Marc Dutroux, admitted he had kidnapped them last year. (Aug. 19, 1995)

A poster of Julie Lejeune and Melissa Russo,
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A poster of Julie Lejeune and Melissa Russo, issued just over one year after they disappeared near their home in Grace Hollogne. The bodies of the two girls were found Aug. 17, 1996, tied up and buried in the garden of one of the properties of Marc Dutroux. (Aug. 18, 2006)

Sabine Dardenne walks out court with some flowers
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Sabine Dardenne walks out court with some flowers she received after the final verdict of the child rape and murder case of 6 woman, where she was one of the two survivors. (June 17, 2004)

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Laetitia, one of two victims who survived abduction
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Laetitia, one of two victims who survived abduction and rape at the hands of Marc Dutroux, attended court Wednesday for the first time since Dutroux's alleged child killer's trial began. (Mar. 10, 2004)

Michelle Martin looks out from behind security glass
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Michelle Martin looks out from behind security glass during a court session at the Palace of Justice in Arlon, Belgium, at the biggest trial in Belgium's history. Martin was an accomplice to her husband, Belgian Marc Dutroux, in the kidnapping of 6 children. (March 8, 2004)

Marc Dutroux, right, who is charged with the
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Marc Dutroux, right, who is charged with the sex killings of young girls in Europe, is led out of a car upon arrival at the Arlon courthouse. (Feb. 1, 2001)

1980: Steven Stayner testifying about his abduction in
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1980: Steven Stayner testifying about his abduction in 1972 by Kenneth Eugene Parnell and his seven years in captivity. (Jan 1, 1981)

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