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Father arrested for taking baby to Texas


An 8-month old baby girl from Charleston is now in protective custody after she was taken out of state by her father.

Police arrested Marty King in Waco, Texas on Thursday.

North Charleston police say King picked up the baby from her mother, Cherelle Anderson, on Monday night, but didn't bring her home the next afternoon like he was supposed to.

Police found King and the 8-month-old girl on a Greyhound bus Thursday in Texas.

King was arrested and is now facing a custodial interference charge. The baby will be returned to her mother Friday.

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