GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - As the investigation into the disappearance of Venus Stewartcontinues, some handwritten notes have surfaced alleging herestranged husband was involved in inappropriate touching with thecouple's children.
24 Hour News 8 obtained a copy of the handwritten notes by Venusdetailing her daughter's story. According to the documents, herdaughter told Venus about the incident in February 2010.
The notes were provided by Larry McComb, Venus' father, who saidhe stumbled across the papers in a drawer. February is when Venusleft her husband, Douglas Stewart, and moved in with the McCombs inColon Township, Larry McComb added.
The Schoolcraft Police Department investigated the claims madein the notes. Allegedly, Douglas had one of his daughters touch himinappropriately. A younger sibling was home at the time of thealleged incident, but in a different room.
The Kalamazoo County prosecutor's office told 24 Hour News 8 nocharges were filed against Douglas because there was "insufficientevidence."
Venus recently was awarded full custody of the two children.
Doug emphasized how worried he is about his wife in a phone callWednesday with 24 Hour News 8. He was in Virginia when Venusdisappeared and police say his alibi is solid. Doug was unavailablefor comment by phone Thursday.
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