On the evening of August 9, 2017, the Missing in Minnesota Facebook page received a private message containing a link to a post by the Alexandria Police Department. The message was simple: “Please post this on your site.”
15 year-old Jasmine Block had been missing for approximately 26 hours by this time and the police were already hard at work looking for her.
Two days later, on August 11, 2017, another message from a different person. This message contained an updated poster with Jasmine’s pictures. So many people were working so hard to spread the information about Jasmine.
No one knew then where Jasmine was or who she was with, no one knew what hell she was living.
This past Tuesday, while the majority of kids in Minnesota were sitting in classrooms on the first day of school, 15 year-old Jasmine was escaping. Continue reading