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Northridge kidnap suspect in court; girl's family offers thanks
Northridge kidnap suspect in court; girl's family offers thanks

The man suspected of kidnapping a 10-year-old girl from her Northridge home and sexually assaulting her appeared in a Los Angeles courtroom Thursday, but did not enter a plea. The arraignment for Tobias Dustin Summers was instead pushed back to May 2. Summers, a 32-year-old felon and reputed gang member, was captured early Wednesday at a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility in Las Misiones, a small community about 200 miles south of the U.S. border, authorities said. He was taken to a Los Angeles jail later that day and held in lieu of $19-million bail. He was charged earlier this month with three dozen criminal counts, including sexual assault, kidnapping and first-degree burglary...

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