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Provo man booked for kidnapping after luring child into his apartment, touching her thigh

PROVO, Utah — A man has been booked into jail on a charge of child kidnapping after he allegedly lured a juvenile into his apartment, touched her thigh and tried to prevent her from leaving. 294 more words


Feds: Oklahoma Man Kept Stepdaughter Captive For 19 Years

MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) — A federal grand jury in Oklahoma has indicted a 63-year-old man accused of kidnapping his stepdaughter and holding her captive for 19 years in Mexico and elsewhere, during which time he fathered her nine children. 109 more words


A vampire short

Yes, I finally caved and wrote a vampire story.

I’d been successfully steering clear of the creatures since the Twilight series but I needed to write one more short story for my Intermediate Fiction Writing class. 3,155 more words

Utah father arrested after Amber Alert likely to remain jailed throughout court proceedings

MANTI, Utah — A man accused of kidnapping his own children and leaving them with an alleged cult leader was in court Wednesday.

John Coltharp made his first appearance at noon in the Sanpete County Court House. 358 more words


An unknown known

With the semester at our university winding down, I am working around the clock. At times like this, at all times in fact, there are things that remind me of Rui, and cause an extra twinge of sorrow as his face visits me, or his voice or an image of him playing in his winter coat on the park climbing set flashes past my memory’s eye. 546 more words

Japan Child Abduction

Decapitated Released From Jail, Trial Date Set For January

According to The Spokesman-Review, all four members of Decapitated have been released from jail, while they wait to go to trial for kidnapping and rape charges… 142 more words


Emma in the Night by Wendy Walker

I received this novel as an advance copy from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.

I had previously tried to read a book by this same author called  542 more words