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Authorities say Stephens met the girl after talking to her through an online social network. He hitchhiked to Alabama to meet her.
“We are looking at the mistakes we made,” Daniel Grecu, explained. “You need to know who they are talking to on Facebook, what their passwords are. That’s a must as parents. If you give them freedom now, you can put them in harms way, that’s obvious now,” Grecu added.