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Cops Arrest Indian Teenager for ‘Kidnapping’ Her Lesbian Partner After Charges Are Laid by Father

The minor "victim" said that the two had known each other for almost two years, and considers the accused as her “husband”.
Pallavi Pundir
9.4.19
weird

Kidnappers Held a Man Hostage for Hours, Then Gave Him a Grilled Cheese 'For His Troubles'

Love a grilled cheese, but not sure any sandwich cancels out the trauma of being kidnapped and held at gunpoint.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.9.19
News

A 'Kidnapped' Man Turned Out To Be A Thief Getting Arrested

The thief chose the worst possible target when he tried to snatch a gold chain from a government agent.
Lex Celera
7.17.19
10 Questions

10 Questions You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Kidnapper

“When my men left their homes, they told their families that they might not be coming back alive. And most of them did not.”
Zeyad Masroor Khan
3.29.19
crime

This Is What It’s Like: Getting Kidnapped by Nice, Respectful Captors

Athar Hameed Khan was kidnapped by a gang of Jatav Dalits in Qaimganj, Uttar Pradesh, and ended up being sorta friends with them.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
10.17.18
Trafficking

China's Gender Imbalance Is Fueling a Market for Kidnapped Indonesian Brides

How can sixteen women just disappear?
Yvette Tanamal
9.27.18
taken

Model Says She Was Kidnapped, Auctioned as Sex Slave on Dark Web

Twenty-year-old British model Chloe Ayling went to Italy for a photo shoot. When she arrived, she was reportedly drugged, put in a duffle bag, and set for sale online.
Diana Tourjée
8.11.17
kidnapping

Kidnappers Around the World Want Their Ransoms Paid in Bitcoin

Another episode of crime trying to take what it can from tech.
Joseph Cox
7.5.17
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Notorious Abu Sayyaf Commander Responsible For Tourist Beheadings Killed in Shootout

The Al Qaeda-linked terrorist group was reportedly attempting to kidnap tourists off a popular resort island in the southern Philippines.
Adi Renaldi
4.12.17