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East Texas missionary questioned by police in India

HENDERSON, TX (KLTV) -

HENDERSON, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas missionary was detained and questioned by police in India, but we are told Wednesday night, he has been released.

Friends say Jeffrey Smith of Henderson is a group leader for a medical mission team in India.

They say, he and another missionary were witnessing on a street when they were detained by police and questioned for four hours.

Smith's mother tells KLTV 7 that he has been released, he will continue his mission, and is expected to return home later this month. 

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