Russia accused of ‘kidnapping’ head of Ukraine nuclear plant

KYIV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s nuclear power provider accused Russia on Saturday of “kidnapping” the head of Europe’s largest nuclear power plant, a facility now occupied by Russian troops and located in a region of Ukraine that Russian President Vladimir Putin has moved to annex illegally. Russian forces seized the director-general of the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power … Read more

Man charged in connection to Memphis jogger Eliza Fletcher’s disappearance

Memphis, Tennessee — Police in Tennessee said Sunday that an arrest has been made in connection with the abduction of Eliza Fletchera jogger from Memphis who went missing last week. The Memphis Police Department said 38-year-old Cleotha Abston has been charged with especially aggravated kidnapping and tampering with evidence in Fletcher’s disappearance. A second person … Read more

83-year-old Louisiana nun released 5 months after she was kidnapped in Burkina Faso

An 83-year-old missionary nun from Louisiana has been released nearly five months after she was kidnapped from her bed in the west African country of Burkina Faso. “Yes, it is true! Sr. Suellen has been recovered!” the Marianites of Holy Cross wrote in a Facebook post. “She is now safe and in US custody.” “We … Read more

Nappy Roots Fish Scale Kidnapping & Shooting Presumed To Be An Inside Job

Scales believes he could’ve been attacked by a former employee. Earlier this month, it was reported that Nappy Roots member, Fish Scales, was assaulted outside of his brewery, Atlantucky, in Atlanta, Georgia. As the 45-year-old got ready to leave his spot, he was kidnapped, robbed, and shot. Following the incident, the group released a statement … Read more

Violence ‘will not succeed,’ Michigan Gov. Whitmer says after jury convicts her would-be kidnappers | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge Kent County Sheriff’s Office Adam Fox and Barry Croft were convicted of plotting to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Govt. Gretchen Whitmer can breathe a little easier Tuesday after two men who plotted to kidnap her were convicted by a jury. The verdict against Adam Fox, 39, and Barry Croft Jr., 46, came … Read more

Violence ‘will not succeed,’ Michigan Gov. Whitmer says after jury convicts her would-be kidnappers | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge Kent County Sheriff’s Office Adam Fox and Barry Croft were convicted of plotting to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Govt. Gretchen Whitmer can breathe a little easier Tuesday after two men who plotted to kidnap her were convicted by a jury. The verdict against Adam Fox, 39, and Barry Croft Jr., 46, came … Read more

Owami Davies: Missing nurse found safe and well – Sky News

Owami Davies: Missing nurse found safe and wellSky News ‘Police have a history of not taking missing black people like Owami Davies seriously’The Independent Missing Owami Davies could be sleeping rough in London, detectives sayMetro.co.uk Owami Davies: Missing student nurse found alive and wellBBC View full coverage on Google News

Adam Fox and Barry Croft Jr. found guilty of conspiring to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

Partial verdict in Whitmer kidnap plot Partial verdict reached in Whitmer kidnapping plot trial 05:51 A jury on Tuesday convicted two men of conspiring to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in 2020, a swift victory for prosecutors in a foiled plot that was described as a rallying cry for a US civil war by anti-government … Read more

Closing arguments next in trial of 2 men in Whitmer plot

Jurors will hear closing arguments Monday in the retrial of two men charged with conspiring to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in 2020. Adam Fox and Barry Croft Jr. declined to testify Friday as defense lawyers rested their case in federal court in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The government has portrayed Fox and Croft as leaders … Read more

Washington County Sheriff’s Office warns of fake kidnapping scheme

HUGO, Minn. — Authorities in Washington County are warning residents about a frightening scheme. The county sheriff’s office said a Hugo resident received a call from someone who claimed to have the resident’s daughter in his trunk. A female could be heard screaming on the line. While on the phone with the attempted swindler, the … Read more