10 November 2011

VENEZUELA: Police Search For Kidnapped USA Baseball Player Wilson Ramos.


       Police have found the van used to transport kidnapped rookie USA major league baseball player Wilson Ramos.
      He was abducted from a family home...by 4 men.
      Ramos, 24, plays catcher for the Washington Nationals team in the USA.
     He was in Venezuela playing in the MLB's off-season for the Tigres de Aragua.
     Sports figures have been crime targets in the past but this is the first case of a professional USA baseball player.
    Experts estimate there are 3 kidnappings per day in Venezuela.
    There have been no ransom demands for Ramos so far.