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November 3, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Man accused of kidnapping son from Seattle is back in U.S.

A man charged with kidnapping his son and taking him from Seattle to a South Pacific island is back on U.S. soil, the FBI said Monday. Jeffrey Hanson, 46, was brought to the U.S. Sunday by members of the FBI’s Seattle Safe Streets Task Force. He is scheduled to make his first court appearance Monday afternoon on a…

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October 8, 2014 at 3:21 PM

FBI: Kidnapping suspect possibly sailed from Seattle to Hawaii

The Associated Press HONOLULU — The FBI says a Seattle man charged with the international kidnapping of his 9-year-old son could have sailed with the boy to Hawaii or other Pacific islands. Jeffrey Ford Hanson set sail from Seattle with his son in early September. The FBI doesn’t know where they went, but Coast Guard nautical experts…

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August 28, 2014 at 4:29 PM

Bail set at $500K for man accused of stealing SUV with baby inside

A judge found probable cause Thursday to hold a 25-year-old man for investigation of kidnapping and auto theft after he allegedly stole an SUV with a child inside in West Seattle. Bail was set at $500,000 for Estevan Lucio Sanchez, who waived his appearance during his bail hearing Thursday at the King County Jail.  His…

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August 8, 2014 at 1:16 PM

60-year-old man now accused of kidnapping Snohomish teen

The Associated Press EVERETT — A 60-year-old man found in Lynnwood with a missing 14-year-old Snohomish girl is now accused of kidnapping. Snohomish County sheriff’s spokeswoman Shari Ireton says he met the girl in a restaurant, persuaded her to take the bus with him to Lynnwood, threatened her and told her to take pills. He said he was…

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July 29, 2014 at 3:14 PM

SPD arrests man who allegedly kidnapped month-old daughter

Update at 5:21 p.m.: Seattle police located a man who allegedly kidnapped his one-month-old daughter and threatened to kill the child’s mother just after 5 p.m. at an apartment on Capitol Hill. The girl was not harmed, police say. Earlier today, police said Eric Carney, 39, approached his child’s mother in the 5200 block of 15th Avenue Northeast in…

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June 23, 2014 at 11:33 AM

Sex offender pleads not guilty to kidnapping at Beacon Hill park

A Level 3 sex offender accused of dragging a 6-year-old girl from a Beacon Hill park earlier this month pleaded not guilty to first-degree kidnapping this morning in King County Superior Court. Jesse Brisbin, 30, is accused in court documents of approaching the girl around 7 p.m. June 5 at Benefit Park while she was…

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June 13, 2014 at 8:56 AM

Arraignment delayed in Sequim fake-kidnapping case

The Associated Press PORT ANGELES — The arraignment of three people who staged a fake kidnapping at a Sequim park was postponed while authorities decide whether the maximum penalty they could face is 90 days or a year in jail. The Peninsula Daily News reports Jason and Jesse Holden and Shellie Baskins were in court Thursday, but…

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June 10, 2014 at 12:05 PM

Bail set at $250K for suspect in South Park abduction, attempted rape

Update at 3:44 p.m.: A King County District Court judge found probable cause to hold a 26-year-old Seattle man on investigation of kidnapping and rape Tuesday afternoon, and set his bail at $250,000, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. The suspect, Dejon Luciano Robinson, is accused of approaching a 10-year-old girl and asking her…

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June 6, 2014 at 9:27 AM

Sex offender held in kidnapping of girl from Beacon Hill park

A Level III sex offender was arrested last night after he kidnapped a little girl from a Beacon Hill park, according to Seattle police. Police said the girl’s father called police just before 7 and said that a man had attempted to “touch his little girl.” The caller also said the attacker was surrounded by people in the 9300 block of…

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June 4, 2014 at 11:10 AM

Today is 4th anniversary of Portland boy’s disappearance

The Associated Press PORTLAND — Today marks the fourth anniversary of Kyron Horman’s disappearance. Kyron was 7 when he vanished from his Portland school on June 4, 2010. A massive search came up empty, and no arrests have been made. The boy was driven to school that day by his stepmother, Terri Horman. She told authorities she…

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