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Pennsylvania government watchdog to probe teen's murder

Apr 17, 2019 - Associated Press

A Pennsylvania state government watchdog agency has launched an investigation into the horrific case of a 14-year-old girl who had extensive contact with the child welfare system before her 2016 rape, torture and murder, a lawmaker who requested the review announced Wednesday.

The Office of State Inspector General has agreed to look into whether the Department of Human Services acted properly in its handling of the Grace Packer case.

"It is obvious to anyone inside or outside governm...