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# snatched - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law 'kidnapped and held for €33 million'

Local reports say that the woman was snatched from her home in Sao Paulo.

# snatched - Monday 18 May, 2015

Three penguin chicks stolen from Norwegian aquarium

The park manager said he fears the chicks may now be dead as it was too early for them to be away from their parents.

# snatched - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Man confesses to taking girl (9) from French playground before raping and killing her

The city of Calais is said to be in shock after the crime.

# snatched - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Nurse charged with murder after woman shot, baby snatched

The three-day-old boy was taken from his mother after she was fatally wounded outside a Houston hospital.

# snatched - Thursday 10 November, 2011

From The42 Major league catcher kidnapped in Venezuela Snatched

Major league catcher kidnapped in Venezuela

Wilson Ramos, a 24-year-old who just finished his rookie season with the Washington Nationals, was taken away in an SUV by four armed men.

# snatched - Friday 17 September, 2010

A 61-YEAR-OLD MAN HAS been charged over the theft of a car yesterday. A six-month-old baby boy was sitting in the back seat of the car when it was stolen at Newport, Co Tipperary. Patrick McCarthy, of Mullaly Grove, Cappamore, Co Limerick was arrested after the car was discovered abandoned at Nenagh train station. He was remanded on bail and is due to appear again in court in November, RTÉ reports.

Man due in court over stealing car... and baby

Young child was in the back of the car when vehicle was taken.