An alleged kidnapping has led to the Calgary Police Service laying charges against six Albertans.
In the early hours of Tuesday, November 20, CPS responded to reports of a man being allegedly held against his will in a home in Calgary’s Brentwood community.
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Nearly 24 hours later, and police were able to locate and retrieve the man, arresting nine people as suspects following the incident.
Six of those individuals have since been charged with kidnapping, though a release from CPS states that additional charges are pending and that the investigation continues.
The six alleged kidnappers are 32-year-old Adenye Adeoshun, 30-year-old Tyson Clark, 25-year-old Aldeir Munoz Chavez, 29-year-old Jean Musoni, 21-year-old Jason Patterson, and 28-year-old William Ramos.
Adeoshun is from Calgary, according to the release, Clark is from Leduc, and the remaining four suspects are all from Edmonton.
The victim in question was treated at hospital, though did not face life-threatening injuries and has since been released.
Police are asking anyone who may have information about this incident to call the Calgary Police Service non-emergency line at 403-266-1234, or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477 or by visiting their website.