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Suspects Arrested for Kidnapping and Other Charges
November 10, 2009
Members of the Criminal Investigation Bureau on St. Thomas arrested 29-year-old Yazid Azzam of Estate Lindberg Bay and 39-year-old Abdel H. Alnobani of Estate Solberg and charged them with Kidnapping, Assault First, and Using a Dangerous Weapon During the Commission of a Crime of Violence in connection with a crime that happened on July 15.
Alnobani, who was born in Palestine, was arrested at about 6 p.m. Monday, November 9 and Azzam, who was born in Jerusalem, was arrested at about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 10.
Police said the pair was identified as the suspects who took a cell phone and a wallet from a male victim, tied him up and held him against his will for several hours in Estate Contant.
Both suspects were placed on a $100,000 bail.