Kidnapping

Luzjaie Captain
Luzjaie Captain (Photo: Macomb County Sheriff's Office)
WWJ News
May 26, 2020 - 5:56 pm
“It is appalling to think what may have become had deputies not taken this man into custody."
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Brandon Walker
Brandon Walker (Photo: Detroit Police)
WWJ News
April 15, 2020 - 6:51 pm
The child was uninjured.
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Detroit Police Car
(Photo: WWJ/Vickie Thomas)
WWJ News
April 06, 2020 - 5:52 pm
"The officers involved demonstrated great restraint and caution during this pursuit," police said.
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Associated Press
February 22, 2020 - 8:00 am
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A security camera captured footage of a jail inmate's apparent escape attempt from a holding room that ended with her falling through a ceiling and landing head-first in a trash can. Jessica Boomershine, 42, was charged with escape and vandalism following the episode late last...
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Elizabeth Smart
FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Elizabeth Smart arrives for a news conference in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
Associated Press
February 06, 2020 - 3:12 pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah kidnapping and rape survivor Elizabeth Smart said Thursday that she was sexually assaulted on an airplane last year while she was sleeping. Smart, now a 32-year-old mother of three, referenced her kidnapping from her Salt Lake City home in 2002 in describing her reaction...
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Tarrah Gibbons
January 19, 2020 - 3:37 pm
A 14-year-old who was sexually assaulted and kidnapped was able to contact her friends via Snapchat. The San Jose Police Department reported that the friends were able to track where she was. In a press release , the friends were able to call 911, where officers traveled to a motel in San Jose...
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This Jan. 1, 2020, photo provided by the Creek County (Oklahoma) Sheriff's Department shows Brandon Wade Kirby. Police in Oklahoma say Kirby was arrested on New Year's Day after he allegedly took a truck and drove it more than 100 miles with a sleeping passenger and a goat inside. Authorities say he was eventually arrested near Tulsa, Oklahoma, after he let the passenger and goat go, and the victim called police. (Creek County Sheriff's Department via AP)
Associated Press
January 02, 2020 - 11:00 am
SAND SPRINGS, Okla. (AP) — A man stole a pickup truck with a sleeping passenger and a goat inside it and drove it all the way from Missouri to Oklahoma before releasing the terrified victim and animal and eventually being arrested, authorities say. According to an arrest report, two men in the...
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Zimbabwe riot police sit outside the hospital in Harare, Wednesday Sept. 25, 2019, where the head of the Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association Dr. Peter Magombeyi is currently receiving medical care. Magombeyi who is desperate to leave the country for medical treatment after his recent abduction has been blocked after police approached the High Court asserting he is "unfit to travel". (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
September 25, 2019 - 1:58 pm
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A Zimbabwean doctor desperate to leave the country for medical treatment after his recent abduction is now free to go after a High Court judge dismissed an effort by police to stop him, a lawyer said Wednesday. Alec Muchadehama confirmed the judge's decision after police had...
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FILE - In this March 9, 2012, file photo, activists spray paint graffiti that reads in Arabic, "Egypt has women," during a campaign supporting Egyptian women's rights in Cairo, Egypt. The prosecution of a 15-year-old girl who killed a bus driver after he allegedly tried to rape her in July 2019, has reignited debate over the treatment of women in Egypt's legal system, including blaming female victims of sexual violence and the practice of administering virginity tests. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser, File)
September 14, 2019 - 9:17 am
CAIRO (AP) — The prosecution of a 15-year-old girl who killed a bus driver after he allegedly tried to rape her has reignited debate over the treatment of women in Egypt's legal system, including the practice of virginity tests and blaming victims of sexual violence. In July, the teenager made...
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WWJ News
August 27, 2019 - 10:23 am
Police say the group met for pizza and laid out the diabolical plot.
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