Caitlyn Virts was last seen at about 7 a.m. local time in the
Dundalk area and was believed to be in "in extreme danger",
according to statements by the Baltimore County Police
Department and West Virginia State Police.
Her father, 38-year-old Timothy Virts, had been staying at the
house where Caitlyn lived with her mother, 36-year-old Bobbie Jo
Cortez, whose cause of death had not been determined, the
Baltimore County Police Department said in a statement on its
"The investigation into Bobbie Jo Cortez's murder remains in its
early stages," the statement said.
(Reporting by Eric M. Johnson in Seattle;
editing by Kevin Liffey)
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