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Why me Sydney woman reveals Cleo Smith kidnapper used her family pics to create fake Facebook profiles 

Since his arrest for the alleged kidnapping, it has emerged that Terence Darrell Kelly set up numerous Facebook accounts, including one pretending to be a teenage girl and a mother

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Kelly has been charged with various offences including one count of taking a child under 16 

Kelly has been charged with various offences including one count of taking a child under 16 

Kelly has been charged with various offences including one count of taking a child under 16 

An anonymous Sydney woman has revealed how the Bratz-obsessed doll collector who allegedly abducted four-year-old Cleo Smith in Australia used her family photos to create multiple fake Facebook profiles.   

The mother was alerted to the fact that photos of her and her daughter were stolen by Terence Darrell Kelly by other social media users.

The 36-year-old has been charged with abducting little Cleo from her family tent near Carnarvon on October 16 and keeping her captive in his derelict home in the town for 18 days.

Since his arrest for the alleged kidnapping, it has emerged that he set up numerous Facebook accounts, including one pretending to be a teenage girl and a mother.

Kelly is accused of using the fake profiles to communicate with his main Facebook accounts Bratz DeLuca and Terence TezKelz.

The Sydney mum whose images were lifted from her own social media pages said her more distant relatives were also pictured on Kelly's accounts as he tried to create a made-up family.

“Of the millions and millions of people, what I want to ask is, why me? What have I done or what has my daughter done,” she said.

“Who is following us for this to happen?

“My daughter hasn't done anything wrong,” she added, “and I haven't done anything wrong, but now it looks like we are friends with this dude.”

His Facebook accounts also communicated with each other to give off the impression they were real.

Kelly's Bratz DeLuca account - where he describes himself as an “alpha male dad”, warned what he claimed were his children aged between 11 and 21 about the dangers of online predators.

The profile also featured multiple images of Kelly posing with Bratz dolls.

“I love taking my dolls for a drive around, and doing their hair and taking selfies in public,” a post on the account reads.

In a Facebook story uploaded two days after Cleo disappeared, his Bratz DeLuca account uploaded an image of children playing on the beach with a sticker saying, “baby girls are the best” and “feeling blessed”.

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Kelly has been transferred from Carnarvon to a maximum-security facility in Perth in Western Australia after being charged with various offences including one count of taking a child under 16.

As he was escorted by police from his cell to a Western Australia Police plane he winked at photographers who pictured barefoot and shackled.

He was remanded in custody ahead of the matter returning to court next month.

Kelly, who is alleged to have acted alone and is yet to enter a plea to his charges, has no connection to Cleo’s family.

Police commissioner, Chris Dawson, said Kelly would be subject to extra security measures “for obvious reasons”, having twice been hospitalised after self-harming while in custody.

Cleo was found alive and well early on Wednesday, 18 days after she went missing from her family’s tent at the remote Blowholes campsite.

She was rescued from a property just minutes from her family home in Carnarvon, about 75km south of the campsite.

Police forced entry to the home and found Cleo alone in a room, physically unharmed and playing with toys.

Kelly was arrested on a nearby street around the same time.

Cleo was pictured smiling in the arms of her mother, Ellie Smith, on Thursday when she was set to speak to specialist child interviewers for the first time.

Homicide detective Cameron Blaine, who was among Cleo’s rescuers, said she appeared to be holding up well.

“I can only see her from the outside. But from that point of view, I’m amazed that she seems to be so well adjusted and happy,” he said.

“It was really heart-warming to see that she’s still bubbly and she’s laughing.

“She’s falling asleep in her mother’s arms. There was one occasion where she asked if she could lay next to Mum and have Ellie look at her while she fell asleep.

“It’s really good to see that she’s adjusted, she’s getting some sleep, she’s playing in the backyard exactly how you would expect.”

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