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I received an emergency custody order in virginia yesterday

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I received an emergency custody order in virginia yesterday placing my daughter in my custody. I went to the sheriff's office in the county where my daughter was taken and they questioned it's validity and would not enforce it or assist me with getting my daughter. I have done everything I was told I needed to do. I need this done fast and no one is in a hurry. It is an emergency and I don't have time to waste getting appointments. What do I need to do to get this order enforced?

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I suggest if the Sheriff does not help you, you should consider going to the District Attorney in Shenandoah County and tell them what is going on.

The DA will then contact the Sheriff and explain that your Order is legitimate and they should assist you with getting your daughter by issuing an escort.

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