Mankato Man Is Arrested In Connection With Alexandria Abduction

One of the three men arrested in the alleged abduction of Alexandria teenager Jessica Block was from Mankato.

The abduction ended on Tuesday when Jasmine Block was running through a farm and she identified herself to a man who then called 911.

The girl disappeared from her home on August 8th. 20-year-old Steven Powers of Mankato is one of three suspects being held in the Douglas County Jail on charges of kidnapping, false imprisonment and assault.

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