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Authorities searching for 2 Missouri sistersMo. authorities speak with person of interest in the disappearance of 2 sisters on Friday
EDGERTON, Mo. (AP) ¯¯¯ Authorities are continuing to search for two sisters who disappeared from a western Missouri home on Friday, leaving behind two young children, their purses and a cellphone.
The Platte County Sheriff's Department said Sunday that authorities are speaking with a person of interest and have executed two search warrants.
Britny Haarup, 19, and Ashley Key, 22, were reported missing Friday after Haarup's fianc¯¯e found his 6- and 18-month old daughters alone in the same crib.
Relatives say there was blood on the couch and that firearms belonging to the fianc¯¯e were missing from the home in Edgerton, about 35 miles north of Kansas City.
On Saturday, a truck linked to the women was found parked on a gravel road.
Family members say Key had been running with a bad crowd.
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