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Arrest Made in Disappearance of Salem Woman and Young Son

SALEM, Ore. – Salem Police arrested 52-year-old Michael Wolfe Friday afternoon and charged him with two counts of Aggravated Murder and two counts of Kidnapping in the disappearance of Karissa Fretwell and her 3 year-old son, William. Wolfe is the boy’s father.

Police tracked Wolfe down in a Portland doughnut shot and took him into custody around 1:45 p.m. He will be booked into jail in Yamhill County and arraigned at 1:30 p.m Tuesday afternoon.

The bodies of Karissa and William have not yet been found. They were last seen on May 13th in the Salem area. They were reported missing on the 17th.

Police are still asking for tips.




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