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The mother of Shannon Matthews is being questioned today in connection with the alleged kidnap of her daughter, sources confirmed.

Shannon stepfather remanded in custody

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Shannon's stepfather held in indecent images inquiry

Police investigating the disappearance of nine-year-old Shannon Matthews, who was found safe and well last month after being missing from home for more than three weeks, have arrested her stepfather on suspicion of possessing indecent images of children.

Shannon's stepfather arrested

Police investigating the disappearance of schoolgirl Shannon Matthews have arrested her stepfather Craig Meehan, sources said today.

Shannon suspect charged with kidnapping

Police have charged Michael Donovan with the kidnap and false imprisonment of nine-year-old Shannon Matthews, who was found on Friday after being missing for 24 days.

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Man held after missing Shannon Matthews found alive

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Prayers for safe return of Shannon

Police in West Yorkshire searching for the missing nine-year-old Shannon Matthews said last night they were trying to "build up a clearer picture" of the schoolgirl.

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