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Daycare provider locks 4-year-old boy in trunk

November 14, 2007 Daycare operator drives with kid in trunk BREMERTON, Wash. A daycare operator admits she put a four-year-old child in the trunk of her car and drove for nearly half a mile.

The State of Washington has now pulled the license of Linda Clarke, operator of Grandma Linda's Home Daycare and may face criminal charges.

The mother of four-year-old Nicholas Wickstrom is understandably outraged.

"He said it was dark. He was scared and he heard music playing. I don't know if he was crying loud and she had the music up so she wouldn't hear it. I have no idea. I don't see her as that kind of person," said Linda Hooper.

Nicholas and some other children were inside the Chrysler Concorde in their car seats. Clarke was driving them to pick up other children at the bus stop when Nicholas started acting up.

"Apparently, the four-year-old had bitten another child wh

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