'The FBI underestimated me': US mother reveals how she kidnapped her daughter and went on the run for TWENTY years | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED


'The FBI underestimated me': US mother reveals how she kidnapped her daughter and went on the run for TWENTY years

A mother who kidnapped her own daughter in Charleston, South Carolina after a bitter custody battle and spent two decades on the run before she was finally arrested, is speaking out about her decision to flee.
In 1994 Dorothy Lee Barnett was fighting her husband Harris Todd in divorce court for custody of their daughter- then named Savanna. When the judge ultimately sided with Todd, a desperate Barnett came up with a wild plan to leave her home in the United States, and everyone she knew behind, and take her daughter with her.
'I feel the FBI and every other law enforcement agency underestimated me,' Dorothy Lee Barnett told 48 Hours.

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