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# kidnap - Monday 5 February, 2018

From The Daily Edge A man in Florida has been arrested for attempting to kidnap Lana Del Rey Lana Del Rey

A man in Florida has been arrested for attempting to kidnap Lana Del Rey

He was found in possession of a knife and tickets to a Lana Del Rey concert.

# kidnap - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

94-year-old Arizona woman frees herself from attempted kidnap after seven hours locked in boot of car

The elderly woman was locked in the boot of her own car by a man, who then drove the car to a nearby shopping complex and parked it there.

# kidnap - Monday 7 August, 2017

British model speaks of 'terrifying' kidnap in Italy after allegedly facing sale as sex slave Chloe Ayling This post contains videos

British model speaks of 'terrifying' kidnap in Italy after allegedly facing sale as sex slave

Chloe Ayling spoke to reporters back in London yesterday.

# kidnap - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Footage shows moment woman chained up for two months by serial killer is rescued South Carolina This post contains videos

Footage shows moment woman chained up for two months by serial killer is rescued

South Carolina prosecutors released several videos, dozens of pictures and hundreds of pages of evidence against serial killer Todd Kohlhepp.

# kidnap - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Five dead as militants attack Philippine tourist island

At least one policeman was confirmed killed in the fight.

# kidnap - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Man threatened to cut off penis of man he wrongly thought was a sex offender

Morgan Doran was one of four men who abducted a young man they wrongly believed sexually assaulted a girl.

# kidnap - Friday 9 December, 2016

Woman says partner kidnapped and raped her after she left him

She alleged that the man regularly beat her and locked her and their children in their apartment for hours at a time.

# kidnap - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Kidnapped California woman found tied up at the side of a road was branded by captors

Sherri Papini was abducted while jogging and found three weeks later.

# kidnap - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

'Caught red-handed': Teacher held for trying to sell 13-year-old schoolgirl

Galyna Kovalenko, 52, faces up to 15 years in jail if found guilty.

# kidnap - Friday 28 October, 2016

Former restaurant manager suspected in the kidnapping of millionaire hotel magnate

Jacqueline Veyrac (76) was found bound in the back of a van in Nice two days after being kidnapped.

# kidnap - Friday 26 August, 2016

Bolivian minister beaten to death by striking miners

Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes was kidnapped and then killed by his captors.

# kidnap - Monday 15 August, 2016

South African woman jailed for 10 years for kidnapping baby she raised as her own

The girl’s real identity came to light in February 2015, when her younger biological sister began attending the same school.

# kidnap - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Teenage girls admit to kidnapping two-year-old girl from Primark in Newcastle

A more serious charge of intent to commit a sexual offence was dropped.

# kidnap - Monday 8 June, 2015

New York puts bounty on the heads of two escaped murderers after "Shawshank" style breakout

David Sweat and Richard Matt cut through steel walls to make their getaway.

# kidnap - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Man charged with kidnap, rape and murder of girl (9) snatched from playground

Zbigniew Huminski was arrested on Wednesday.

# kidnap - Monday 2 March, 2015

Two arrested on suspicion of murder following disappearance of Becky Watts

The man and woman had previously been arrested on suspicion of kidnap.

# kidnap - Monday 23 February, 2015

89 boys abducted by armed soldiers while doing their exams

UNICEF says that armed soldiers searched the area house by house.

# kidnap - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Boko Haram kidnap 60 people, mostly women and children, in cross-border attack

The Islamist militants ‘burst into two villages and torched homes’.

From The42 Aussie golfer Allenby 'glad to survive' apparent kidnap from a Honolulu wine bar Allenby Abduction

Aussie golfer Allenby 'glad to survive' apparent kidnap from a Honolulu wine bar

The Melbourne man was returned to safety by some kindly Hawaiian strangers.

# kidnap - Monday 22 September, 2014

Frenchman kidnapped by terrorists in Algeria

It is unclear which group is behind the latest kidnapping.

# kidnap - Friday 11 July, 2014

"They beat me with their fists, a chair, anything they could find. They stubbed out cigarettes on my leg and electrocuted me."

Amnesty International says the bulk of the kidnappings are carried out by pro-Russian rebels.

# kidnap - Monday 16 June, 2014

Israel arrests Palestinian politician in giant manhunt for kidnapped teenagers

More than 150 Palestinians have been arrested in the search for the three teenagers who were snatched from a settlement on Thursday night.

# kidnap - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Chemical watchdog denies claim from Syrian government its team has been kidnapped

All members are “safe”, and are currently returning to base after an attack.

# kidnap - Friday 23 May, 2014

Californian man charged with decade-long kidnap of ex-girlfriend's daughter

Garcia allegedly groomed her while still living with her mother, and then kidnapped her after a fight.

# kidnap - Friday 18 April, 2014

Assault victim kidnapped by group of men, taken to town's outskirts for beating

The 28-year-old man was injured during an assault that took place in fields on the outskirts of Coleraine.

# kidnap - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Two women arrested this morning over the Jean McConville case have been released

The women, aged 57 and 60, were questioned at Antrim police station.

# kidnap - Monday 4 November, 2013

Family of young Irish boy abducted to Egypt want help from Government

Six-year-old Faris Heeney was kidnapped by his uncle in 2009 and taken to Egypt where he remains with his father.

# kidnap - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Victim, 16, tells her followers about her kidnap and family's murder

Hannah Anderson went online barely 48 hours after her rescue last Saturday following a manhunt across the United States.

# kidnap - Friday 9 August, 2013

Turkey tells citizens to leave Lebanon after two Turkish pilots kidnapped

Lebanese policemen stand guard outside a hotel where the rest of the Turkish Airlines crew are staying.

# kidnap - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Ariel Castro sentenced to life without parole

Judge Michael Russo imposed the hefty sentence for an aggravated murder charge laid after Castro forcibly terminated the pregnancies of one of his captives.

# kidnap - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Photos: Kevin McGeever charged in court with wasting garda time

MCGeever appeared in court in Roscommon today to face charges in relation to his alleged kidnapping.

# kidnap - Monday 15 July, 2013

China rape victim's mother wins damages over labour camp

The mother of a child who was kidnapped, raped and forced into prostitution had been sent to labour camp because of her demands that her daughter’s attackers be punished.

# kidnap - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

Three women in Ohio kidnap case thank public for support after 'ordeal' Cleveland This post contains videos

Three women in Ohio kidnap case thank public for support after 'ordeal'

Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight were held captive for a decade.

# kidnap - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Man pleads not guilty to the kidnap and rape of three women for a decade

Ariel Castro has also been charged with two counts of aggravated murder after he caused the termination of one of the women’s pregnancies.

# kidnap - Monday 3 June, 2013

Man bundled into van by men in balaclavas in Down kidnapping

The 27-year-old was released uninjured later that day but police are appealing for witnesses.

# kidnap - Monday 27 May, 2013

Gunmen kidnap two foreign tourists in Yemen

A man and a woman were seized today while they were outside a hotel in the eastern part of the central Yemeni city of Taiz.

# kidnap - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Man charged over alleged false imprisonment

A 47-year-old been charged in connection with an incident of alleged false imprisonment involving a woman in Dublin last week.

# kidnap - Friday 10 May, 2013

Prosecutor may seek death penalty in US kidnap case

Prosecutors say that charges will be sought against Ariel Castro for every act of sexual violence, rape, every day of kidnapping, every felonious assault, attempted murder and aggravated murder alleged.

# kidnap - Thursday 9 May, 2013

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