Drugs Linked to Boy's Kidnapping

Police target 'person of interest' as search for Cole continues
By Ambreen Ali,  Newser User
Posted Oct 17, 2008 3:15 PM CDT
Las Vegas police say the case involves "significant amounts of money and drugs."   (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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(Newser) – A 6-year-old boy’s kidnapping is tied to "significant amounts of money and drugs," the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports. Police say some of the boy's family are involved in illegal drugs, and are seeking a "person of interest," the Associated Press notes, as the nationwide search for Cole Puffinburger continues. Two men abducted Cole from his home Wednesday morning.