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Man accused of kidnapping his own daughter

Nathaniel Murray (Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office) Nathaniel Murray (Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office)

Being accused of kidnapping his own daughter landed a man behind bars.

Nathaniel Murray is facing felony kidnapping charges.

Back in November, police got a call from Murray's father.

He told police Nathaniel had taken his two year old daughter and left.

It turns out, Nathaniel's father is the actual guardian of his grandchild.

Nearly a week later, police found out officers in Oklahoma had run a registration check on Murray's car.

His father told police the child's biological mother and grandmother lived in Oklahoma.

A warrant was issued but Murray wasn't arrested until last week.

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