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South African teen stolen as infant found after befriending sister
South African teen stolen as infant found after befriending sister

Every year, on Zephany Nurse’s birthday, her parents got a cake to honor their first daughter, who was stolen from her mother in a Cape Town maternity unit as a newborn. Gathered around the cake each April 28, Zephany’s younger brothers and sisters — Cassidy, Joshua and Micah — heard about the sister they had never met. Last month, 17 years after Zephany’s disappearance, Cassidy enrolled in Zwaanswyk High School in Cape Town. There was an older student who looked so similar to her that it drew comments from the other children. Cassidy told her parents, who had never given up hope of finding Zephany. The extraordinary coincidence led Celeste and Morne Nurse...

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