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Teen Kidnapped At Birth Pleads For Leniency On Kidnapper’s Behalf: ‘She Took Care Of Me Very Well’

A kidnapping victim is making a plea on behalf of her abductor. According to the New York Daily News, 18-year-old Alexis Manigo was kidnapped as an infant from University Medical Center in July 1998 in Jacksonville, Florida. Gloria Williams dressed up as a nurse and stole the baby. She then raised her for 18 years.

Manigo (named Kamiyah Mobley when she was born) says that she forgives Williams. “I am certain that she’s going to get time, but I’m hoping not very, very long,” Manigo said. “I think they should be lenient. She took care of me very well.”

Williams gave Manigo a new identity but the victim says she was treated well. “Don’t get me wrong, I do feel like it was wrong. But we talked about it and I can understand at the time what was going on,” Manigo told the Daily Mail. “I sympathize with her. I’m not mad at her.” 

Manigo has since forged a

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Teen Kidnapped At Birth Pleads For Leniency On Kidnapper’s …

A kidnapping victim is making a plea on behalf of her abductor. According to the New York Daily News, 18-year-old Alexis Manigo was kidnapped as an infant from University Medical Center in July 1998 in Jacksonville, Florida. Gloria Williams dressed up as a nurse and stole the baby. She then raised her for 18 years.

Manigo (named Kamiyah Mobley when she was born) says that she forgives Williams. “I am certain that she’s going to get time, but I’m hoping not very, very long,” Manigo said. “I think they should be lenient. She took care of me very well.”

Williams gave Manigo a new identity but the victim says she was treated well. “Don’t get me wrong, I do feel like it was wrong. But we talked about it and I can understand at the time what was going on,” Manigo told the Daily Mail. “I sympathize with her. I’m not mad at her.” 

Manigo has since forged a

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Video Shows Kidnapped Woman Escape Trunk Of Car After Alleged Abductor Stops For Gas

Surveillance footage captured the remarkable moment of a kidnapping victim in Alabama escaping from the trunk of her alleged abductor’s car. After the attacker stopped for gas, she was able to open the trunk from the inside.

Timothy Wyatt, 36, allegedly entered the woman’s home in the middle of the night Monday and began to choke her as she slept. When the victim woke up, Wyatt allegedly demanded money before tying her hands behind her back and forcing her into a Ford Taurus. According to NBC4i, Wyatt threatened to stab the victim as they drove. At some point, he allegedly forced her into the trunk.

While stopping at a gas station, the victim managed to escape the trunk, authorities said. According to Inside Edition, she untied her hands before using the emergency latch from inside the trunk. Surveillance video reveals the dramatic moment the victim pushed open the trunk, jumped

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‘Black Death’ Group Who Kidnapped Model To Sell As Sex Slave Penned Letter With Rules For Her Release

New details are surfacing about Black Death, the group accused of kidnapping a British model with the purposes of trafficking her online.

Twenty-year-old Chloe Ayling was allegedly abducted and held hostage in Italy after showing up for a fake photo shoot. She was released after six days and spoke out in a statement. According to the New York Daily News, a letter was found on the victim’s computer from the kidnappers that dictated rules for her release, including talking to the media.

The letter claimed Ayling “agreed to sneak a pre-determined set of information into the media” and the kidnappers state, “we will expect to see evidence that has been done in near future,” per British publication The Independent

The letter reportedly claims the kidnapping, which included Ayling being stuffed into a suitcase and threatened to being sold to men overseas on the Dark Web, was intended to drum up publicity for the group.

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Woman Who Says She Was Kidnapped And Raped By Newlyweds Details Her Abduction

A Florida woman who said she was kidnapped and raped by newlyweds shared her story with the media.

“This is definitely a life-changing situation, where I don’t know how I’m ever going to get over this,” the woman, who asked not to be identified, said Monday, according to Click Orlando.

She said she was backing out of a Publix parking lot last when when she was approached by Rashada Hurley, 32.

“I roll my window down. They’re asking for directions.”

Hurley then allegedly struck the woman in the head and she lost consciousness.

She woke up to Timothy Lowe, 37, driving her car. Hurley began choking and punching her. Lowe drove the car to a Motel 6 and Hurley booked a room using the victim’s credit card. The newlyweds from Georgia then allegedly took turns raping her.

“He did what he did first, and then she did what she did,” the woman said. She

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