Elizabeth Smart kidnapper living two blocks from elementary school just months after prison release

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Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper, Wandaa Barzee, is living just two blocks from an elementary school only three months after being released from prison for her part in a teenager's kidnapping and rape in 2002.

Now 73, Barzee is based in a run-down property only two tenths of a mile from the grounds where pre-kindergarten to fifth graders are educated in Utah, RadarOnline reports.

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Law enforcement confirmed it to the publication on Thursday, this despite the woman not being allowed on the premises of licensed daycare or preschools, primary or secondary schools, community parks and public playgrounds since her early prison release in September.

Barzee is also not allowed to contact Smart or her family members now she's free and living in downtown Salt Lake City.

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Smart, 31, is now married to Matthew Gilmour, and they share children Chloe, two, James, 10 months, and a newborn daughter Olivia.

Smart spent nine months being held hostage by Barzee and her spouse, street preacher Brian David Mitchell, between 2002 and 2003.

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Mitchell was a handyman who had been at her home in Salt Lake City.

For nine months, they held her in the woods where she was repeatedly raped and drugged before she was rescued on the street.

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Smart praised mother and father, Lois and Ed, earlier this month for her still being here.

Speaking about her children, Smart captioned an Instagram image: 'I just want them to remember the feelings of always being loved, always knowing they’re special to someone, and always...
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