Proof Sought in Smart Case

From Associated Press

Prosecutors requested blood, hair and writing samples Thursday from the couple charged with kidnapping and sexually abusing Elizabeth Smart.

Dist. Atty. David Yocom filed the motions Thursday along with a request for mental competency exams for Brian David Mitchell, 49, and his wife, Wanda Barzee, 57. The girl was abducted June 5 and turned up March 12 in Sandy, Utah.

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