Authorities have arrested 2 area residents, accused of taking part in a child abduction in Oelwein.

Just after 8pm Thursday (Sept. 10), the Oelwein Police Department was advised of an alleged child abduction that took place in the 10 block of 6th Street NW.

Following an investigation, the suspect vehicle was found in Black Hawk County by the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office.

Raquel Bowser. Photo from Vinelink

31 year old Raquel Virginia Bowser of Oelwein and 27 year old Justin Kyle Green of West Union, were arrested for the felony of Child Stealing.

Justin Green. Photo from Vinelink

The Oelwein Police Department was assisted in the investigation by the Black Hawk County Sheriff and Oelwein Communications Department.

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