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Venus Stewart Search Continues; Police Divers Probe Lake for Missing Mom

The search continues for Venus Stewart, a missing mother who Michigan state police say was kidnapped on April 26, 2010 from her parents' home in St. Joseph County. Police say the 32-year-old had gone outside in her slippers and pajamas to mail a letter and never came back. Anyone with any information about her whereabouts is asked to call Michigan State Police at 269-483-7611. Personal Photo

Venus Stewart (Personal Photo)

COLON, Mich. (CBS/WWMT) Another search for missing mother Venus Stewart has found no trace of the woman who police say was snatched while walking to the mailbox to send a letter.

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On Wednesday, Michigan State Police searched Adams Lake in Colon, Mich. with dive teams and sonar. The search was completed mid-afternoon, but police did not turn up anything related to the missing woman.

The 32-year-old disappeared on April 26 from her parents' home in Colon Township, over 80 miles south of Lansing. According to her mother, Therese McComb, Stewart had gone outside early that morning in her slippers and pajamas to mail a letter and never came back.

Michigan State Police say Doug Stewart, Venus' husband, is not currently a suspect, is not in custody and is under no obligation to return to Michigan.

Anyone with any information about where Venus Stewart might be is asked to call Michigan State Police at 269-483-7611.

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