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Two downtown L.A. kidnapping victims found safe; suspect at large
Two downtown L.A. kidnapping victims found safe; suspect at large

Two people have been found after they were kidnapped Wednesday and held for ransom in downtown Los Angeles, police said. Details about their recovery, including information about where they were found, were not immediately released because of the “active investigation,” LAPD Officer Jane Kim said. Authorities on Wednesday were trying to track down a man believed to be responsible for kidnapping in exchange for ransom before making his way to Mexico. About 8:40 p.m., police received a call of a possible kidnapping at 7th and South Alameda streets, said LAPD Sgt. Gia Rueda. The 911 caller said the man demanded $16,000 for the two victims. "The person reporting it...

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