Kidnap

(FBI-St. Louis Division)

Mo. Woman Escapes Kidnapper in Ill., Police Search for Suspect

The FBI and Cape Girardeau police say a woman told them she was sitting in her car when the suspect physically forced her into his pickup truck.

05/13/2015

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Mother, Aunt in Staged Kidnapping Set for Thursday Court Hearing

Authorities say the boy’s mother, grandmother and aunt planned the ruse to scare him because they believed he was too nice to people.

02/25/2015

(Courtesy: Lincoln County Sheriff's Department)

2 Plead Not Guilty in Staged Kidnapping of Missouri Boy

Police say the boy’s mother, grandmother and aunt planned the ruse last week to scare him, because they believed he was too nice to people. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office says the family wanted to teach him about possible danger from strangers.

02/11/2015

(Courtesy: Lincoln County Sheriff's Department)

Family Members Arrested for Kidnapping Son to Teach Him a Lesson

They told Lincoln County deputies they were teaching the 6-year-old boy about “stranger danger.”

02/05/2015

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UPDATED: Teen Says She Escaped From Kidnapper in Jennings

A teenaged girl says she escaped from a kidnapper in Jennings yesterday. Police are now trying to track down the suspect.

12/19/2014

Ariel Castro is arraigned at Cleveland Municipal Court for the kidnapping of three women in Cleveland, May 9, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. Castro appeared in court Thursday to faces charges that he kidnapped and raped three young women and held them in his home for a decade. The 52-year-old from Cleveland, Ohio did not enter a plea and stood with his head bowed while the court set a large bond of two million dollars per case, effectively ensuring that he will remain in detention. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty)

Cleveland Man Arraigned on Rape, Kidnap Charges

Ariel Castro looked down at the ground for almost the entire proceeding, biting his collar and signing documents with his handcuffed hands.

05/09/2013