kidnapping

Taytum Lewis

UPDATED: Missing 4-Year-Old Girl From Mt. Carmel Found In Chicago

A 48-year-old man was in custody on Monday, charged with kidnapping after he allegedly took his 4-year-old niece without her parents’ permission in downstate Mount Carmel over the weekend and was then found in downtown Chicago Monday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2011

Jack Daniel McCullough, accused in the 1957 murder of Sycamore girl Maria Ridulph. (Sycamore Police Dept.)

Prosecutor: Suspect In 1957 Murder To Return To Illinois Soon

The DeKalb County prosecutor said Tuesday that the man accused in the 1957 kidnapping and murder of a 7-year-old girl could be sent back to Illinois within weeks.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2011

Shaquille O'Neal

LA Man Testifies Kidnappers Beat Him Over O’Neal

A Los Angeles music producer testified that gang members kidnapped him in 2008 and told him the reason was an “issue” with Shaquille O’Neal and his business partner.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2011

Shaquille O'Neal

Alleged Shaq Sex Tape Linked To Gang Kidnapping And Beating

Members of a Los Angeles street gang are facing charges in the 2008 beating of a man who claimed he had a sex tape of Shaquille O’Neal and that the former NBA star was behind the attack.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2011

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Parents In Lake Villa Warned Of Suspicious White Van

North suburban police are keeping an eye out for a white van that has triggered warnings to parents of school-age children.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

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North Burb Woman Charged In Fatal Hijacking, Kidnapping

Police say an 18-year-old north suburban woman was criminally involved in a March 30 hijacking that ended in the death of a man when the vehicle he took at knifepoint from an acquaintance crashed into a restaurant wall.

04/13/2011

Jamaal Charles, 24

Man Held For Sex Assault, Kidnapping

Sexual assault and kidnapping charges have been brought against a man accused of forcing a woman into his vehicle at gunpoint and attacking her.

03/20/2011

A Man Uses A Computer Mouse. (AP Photo)

Man Loses $200,000 In Online Relationship Scam

A Naperville man lost $200,000 recently, after falling for a scam involving the fictitious kidnapping of a woman.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2011

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Police: Man Tried To Kidnap Girl On Lake Shore Drive

Police are looking for a man who tried to kidnap a 12-year-old girl near Lake Shore Drive and Irving Park Road during the weekday morning rush earlier this month.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2011

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Man Tries To Kidnap Girl In Wheaton

A motorist tried to abduct a little girl near a school bus stop this morning in west suburban Wheaton.

01/14/2011

(L-R) Jeremy Borders, Darnell Stokes, Keith Watts. (Chicago Police Photos)

3rd Man Charged In Kidnap-Murder Of Real Estate Owner

Three men are now are charged after the weekend kidnapping of a real estate owner who was found bludgeoned and stabbed to death earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2010

Francisco Favela

Family Wants Answers In Kidnapping, Death

Two men have been charged in connection with the death of a man kidnapped by several people, whose body was found Monday night in a West Side garage.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2010

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Man Says He Kidnapped Baby By Accident

Police say a man told them he kidnapped his girlfriend’s 2-month old son by accident at an East Garfield Park neighborhood gas station this week.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2010

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