Elizabeth Smart set to speak at Owensboro event

Elizabeth Smart set to speak at Owensboro event

OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Elizabeth Smart is set to visit Owensboro in August.

New Beginnings, a non profit that helps survivors of sexual assault, is hosting the event at the Convention Center.

Elizabeth Smart was kidnapped back in 2002 from her Utah home when she was just 14 years old. Police found her 9 months later.

Now, she travels the country sharing her story.

If you want to hear that story, tickets go on sale Monday on the Owensboro Convention Center’s website. They are $70 a piece.

The event is August 31.

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