Altamont man faces additional charges in teen's disappearance

ALTAMONT - Authorities say an Altamont man who faces several charges in connection with the disappearance of a 13-year-old now faces multiple new charges in Missouri.

According to State's Attorney Bryan Kibler, Steven Larson, 60, faces child kidnapping, statutory rape, and child molestation charges in Missouri in connection with the February disappearance.

Police say the teen was reported as missing on February 1.  During their investigation, police say they found the missing teen and Larson at a hotel in Missouri, and Larson was taken into custody.  

Larson also faces indecent solicitation of a child, kidnapping, unlawful restraining, and obstruction justice charges in Illinois.

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