24 Sep 2013

Not guilty plea in child abduction case

9:51 pm on 24 September 2013

A man has pleaded not guilty to abducting a toddler in Auckland.

Phillip Edwards, 33, appeared at the Auckland District Court on Tuesday morning.

He was remanded in custody until a further court appearance in November.

The two-year-old, who cannot be named, was missing for eight hours in August.