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Cloquet man charged with abandoning daughter while mom's in jail

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With Marie Margaret Majerle of Cloquet in jail, accused of shooting her current but estranged husband, Majerle's 14-year-old daughter was at home with her father in early January.


Then her father -- John Edwin Bemis III, Majerle's ex-husband -- disappeared, according to Carlton County authorities, who charged Bemis this week with child neglect.

"She doesn't have her mother, and her dad has up and left without any explanation," Carlton County

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