Saturday, December 7 2013 6:35 PM EST2013-12-07 23:35:59 GMT
There's a new name and a new image for what for years has been called 'the Lucas County Dog Warden's Office.' The office has been re-named 'Lucas County Canine Care and Control.' Julie Lyle, the head ofMore >>
The office has been re-named 'Lucas County Canine Care and Control.'More >>
vigil was held Wednesday for missing one-year-old Elaina Steinfurth.
went missing at the beginning of June, and although family members say they are
not giving up hope, they need to be realistic about the situation. They say
they are now slowing down their search efforts and focusing on recovery.
gotta kind of take a step back and make sure my other daughter is getting the
help she needs, and is getting through everything the way she needs to, and
just trying to have somewhat of a normal life," said TJ Steinfurth, Elaina's
45 days of searching and waiting and praying, the family announced their
decision to focus on their own recovery.
times in situations like this, a child would surface within 72 hours, and it's
day 45," TJ said.
at the point where we are starting to search over and over," added Ginger
Smith, a cousin. "The same places – over and over."
they gathered for a prayer vigil, like they have many times, and they also took
to the streets, chanting, "Bring Elaina home."
family will hold a fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 3. There will be a benefit
poker run and dinner at the Amvets Post 222 at 4143 N. Summit Street in Toledo.
For more information, contact Shannon at 419-973-4153.
Toddler Elaina Steinfurth was missing for months before her remains were found in an east Toledo garage. Two people are charged in the case, as the rest of the family and community waits for justice.More >>
Toddler Elaina Steinfurth was missing for months before her remains were found in an east Toledo garage. Two people are charged in the case, as the rest of the family - and community - waits for justice.More >>