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Claim: A little girl named Sophia Tennis is missing from her Phoenix, Arizona, home.
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2003]
Origins: As described above, a 1½-year-old girl named Sophia Summer Tennis went missing from her Phoenix, Arizona, home on
While various web sites assert the child was found safe in November 2009, we've been unable to locate any confirmation in the form of newspaper articles about the child's discovery and return. It's hard to imagine the recovery of a child who had been missing for seven years going unremarked upon in the news of the day, so we're skeptical of this claim.
Last updated: 27 February 2010
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