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Missing teen search continues Thursday

COVINGTON, Ky. - Covington Police say they will continue their search at EastFork State Park Thursday morning for a missing 17-year-oldmother.

More than 100 people from 30 different agencies searched thepark Wednesday with specially trained dogs.

Paige Johnson was last seen September 23 with Jacob Bumpass. Hesays he dropped her off few blocks from her sister's house and thenhe stayed in Northern Kentucky.

Police say his cell phone tells a different story. Investigatorssay his cell phone showed "pings" at towers near the ClermontCounty park.

CNN's Nancy Grace interviewed a telecommunications expertWednesday night about the accuracy of tracking cell phonepings.

He told the television host in an average city a "ping" on acell tower puts the phone within a one mile radius, which is 2000acres, of the tower. He says activity on the phone can break itdown to a 700 acre area. A 911 call could place a phone within 100feet.

Johnson's friends have organized a candlelight vigil for her forthis Friday night.  Johnson has a 2-year-old daughter.

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