A Cottage Grove mother believes her 14 year-old daughter is on the road with a convicted sex offender
– and a multi-agency search is underway. The daughter, Angie Tschida, ran away from home July 2nd. Authorities believe she is with 36 year-old Alexius McMullin, who formerly dated the girl’s mother, Bridgitte. Bridgitte thought her daughter was done talking to McMullin. But on July 2nd she woke up to find Angie gone and a letter saying she had left with McMullin. Authorities believe the two may be in the southwestern United States. Cottage Grove police are working with federal authorities and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in their search.