Authorities rescue 12 Indians held against their will in local hotel
Santo Domingo.- Police and prosecutors on Wednesday rescued 12 India nationals held against their will in a hotel of the National District, allegedly by a lawyer and two other men who were demanding payment of US$10,000.
In a statement the police said the foreigners were rescued at 2:30pm in the hotel located in the La Fe sector, where they were allegedly detained by the lawyer Jesus Manuel Capellan Rivera, 32, Santo Correa Araujo, 31 and Kelvin Ezequiel Calcaño Frias, 27, who were arrested.
The Indians were identified as Varinder Singie, Sandee Pssingm, Amrypal Sing, Gangadeep Arora, Satwinder Sing, Majinder Sing, Arsmdeep Singh, Inderjit Singh Tind, Surjant Singh, Love Preet Singh, Gur Jain Sing, Civerjaint Sing and Manjit Singh.
The agents seized a Browning 380 handgun and ammo from Calcaño Frias, allegedly owned by the lawyer.
Nov 3, 2016
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