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Thursday, July 19, 2012

Dan Morrissey: 'They're looking at me like I'm a suspect': Father of girl who disappeared with her cousin breaks down on sixth day of search

Dan Morrissey, the father of 10-year-old Lyric Cook who went missing with her cousin Elizabeth Collins, 8, is frustrated by the treatment he's received by local law enforcement during the search for the two girls.

Elizabeth and Lyric were last seen on Friday, riding their bicycles in downtown Evansdale, Iowa.

When they never returned home, hundreds of volunteers spent the weekend looking for the girls, and their bikes were found next to Meyers Lake.

More than 350 volunteers joined the search over the weekend. Teams have been dragging the lake for the past several days but have found nothing.

Local authorities are cooperating with the FBI and it appears the mounting pressure and unimaginable loss has taken its toll on the family.

'You tell them the truth and they say, "You're holding something back," and you're not. What is left to talk about? You know, we go over and over and over again,' he told KCCI. 'It made me feel like, "Yeah, they're looking at me like a suspect."' Read More