It has been confirmed that a family of 4 from Ladysmith, WI is among the American missionaries that were kidnapped in Haiti. It has been reported that they were on a mission trip to help Haitian orphans.

The family is not being identified at this moment, as to not put them in any further danger.

WCCO - CBS Minnesota sent a member of their team to Ladysmith to talk to the community. Watch the video below.


We are hoping for a safe return for all affected by this tragedy.



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