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I Was Kidnapped

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    My counsellor said it would help

    if I shared my experience with others. Here goes nothing. My mum was always a bit crazy. She had 3 miss carriages before I was born. Her nickname for me was her precious baby. My mum and dad got divorced when I was 11. My dad claimed she was crazy and controlling and "needed...
    TheSilentOne713 TheSilentOne713 16-17, F 5 Responses Oct 16, 2014

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    attentions everyone. about a year ago me

    and my best friend Amelia were kidnapped, and abused. I made it out alive but she didn't. I won't go I to detail, but if you want to know more you can private message me. all I'll say is that she was murdered by an awful man. at exactly 4:23pm today a year ago, my best friend...
    pioneer18 pioneer18 13-15, F Jan 12

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    Kidnapped To Order

    This is my true life story. It helps me to talk about it. I was 15 years old, I was taking the tube home from a friend’s house, when I noticed these two geezers on the train with me, they looked shifty but there were other people on the train so I never took much notice. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jun 6, 2013

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    Kidnapped

    i was walking home from school. some of the rebel like boys started to follow me. i didn't mind because they would usually do this. but when they stated getting closer and closer to me i stated to get uncomfortable. i went from a slow walk to a full on sprint! they chased me then...
    StolenDreams152 StolenDreams152 13-15, F 9 Responses Nov 19, 2013

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    Kidnapped For Ransom

    I remember the whole thing like it was yesterday. I remeber what I was thinking, what I was feeling, what I was longing for. I wanted my mother, my father, but I am going to start this story from the very beginning. My mother and father were both very succesful people. My...
    Joseph8597 Joseph8597 16-17, M 20 Responses Mar 21, 2010

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    Im 27 years old and i am a state trooper

    and i was on a routine trafic stop with a blue van and i ran the plates and it came back with 3 warrents so i called for backup unit. He arrived i told him that i saw k47 in the back with duck tape and a shotgun then when we were approaching them they got out and they had a gun...
    therealdrpepper therealdrpepper 31-35, M Feb 6

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    This happened when I was 14

    and I used to live in America but now I live in the uk . I was walking home when I was grabbed and forced into a van . it happened so fast and I couldnt fight. I was tied up and had a rope tied around my neck. We drove for a day and in that time I was fed and given water. I...
    JennyGirlxxx JennyGirlxxx 22-25, F Nov 21, 2014

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    Awhile ago I was kidnapped from the hospital.

    I had been in the hospital for awhile and have been in protective services for even longer due to a crime I am witness to. My family has never been there for me and are very abusive so at twelve I met a women who changed my world. She is now my adoptive mother and is also my...
    swimmingwolf0 swimmingwolf0 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    I had a Facebook when I was 10 I had freinds

    from school and my family as my freinds I was in 5th grade when I got a freind request from a stranger before I expected I said who are you.his response was in you freind taylors uncle.I belived him my mistake was not asking her if that was true.........WE talked for a few...
    dogsee123 dogsee123 22-25 2 Responses Dec 18, 2014

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    Most horrible month of my life So I one

    night I got a call from my friend Sarah, and she said her mom let her have a sleepover with me. Sarah's parents were kind of going through a big divorce, so I haven't seen her much. So I was at her house, and her mom had gone to bed, but we were watching tv. Sarah got up to get...
    Gummybearbuddy Gummybearbuddy 13-15 2 Responses Mar 30, 2014

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    Hey, my name is Kelsey,

    and my little sister is maddison. This is how we were kidnapped. It was late, and Madison came home early from school because she had a fever. She was sleeping, and I heard a loud yell from downstairs. I ran down. There was a tall man standing infront of me with a smuck...
    Marvelousness Marvelousness 13-15, F 6 Responses Apr 9, 2014

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    My Story. . .

    This story began when I was 5 years old, I remember I was with my mom and we where in my mom's favorite coffee shop.I remember holding tight to my mom's hand until she told me to go chose a table for us to sit at. I chose a table and waited for my mom. . .I waited around 15...
    WantingLovex WantingLovex 13-15, M 44 Responses Sep 21, 2013

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    I am an Italian girl.

    English is not my mother language so I hope I am not going to make too many mistakes. I was kidnapped for real some years ago when I was 23, and it was the strangest experience of my life so far. Sometimes abduction for ransom is a sort of economic activity for someone. I am the...
    BarbaraIt BarbaraIt 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 17, 2014

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    kidnapped again part 1 i was kidnapped again

    about three months ago while my parents went on holiday, i didn't want to go, so i was home alone for three weeks and i am ready to share. it was late at night and i had just finished my shower and was about to enter my room when i was grabbed from behind by a guy about in his...
    GreenMonster1 GreenMonster1 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 21, 2014

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    I am starting this new thing called 'life of

    hope' which is where people can talk to me about thier problems confidently, and basically I give advice. I want to do this because I want to make a difference and change how people feel, well try anyway.. So this page is just for people to talk. I can be a friend to anyone. But...
    lifeofhope lifeofhope 16-17, F Jan 22

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    Kidnapped: 5 Years Of Torture

    on march 15 2005 I was kidnapped. I was twelve years old and i had been walking home when I white van came up and two men jumped out and grabbed me. I passed out and when woke up I was hanging on a hook. there were five naked men staring at me then one man who looked to be in...
    missmuffet2468 missmuffet2468 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 18, 2013

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    A Walk On The Dark Side

    When my current husband and me were dating and I was living with my roommate, we got into an arguement.  I was driving and my boyfriend told me, "stop the car!"  So I stopped the car, he gets out of the car and began to walk to his house which was at LEAST about a 30 minute...
    IntuitiveOne IntuitiveOne 41-45, F 45 Responses Oct 23, 2011

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    it was about 2 maybe 3 years ago,

    i was walking home from school, i live in a kind of village type place and i was walking along the main road which runs parallel to my primary school. i was only in the first year of secondary school so i knew about all the stranger crap. but anyway i was walking and there were...
    justsomebodytryingtohelp justsomebodytryingtohelp 13-15, F 6 Responses Aug 7, 2014

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    One day me and my sister was at the park in the

    back of our neighborhood at about 7:00pm at night and we were the only people there and then we seen a car and thought nothing of it then it starts coming towards me and my older sister my sister ran and she was on track so she ran faster she ran all the way home but he put me...
    captorsnevercaught captorsnevercaught 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2014

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    This wasn't really a kidnapping

    but one time when I was a girl coming home from the farmers market I was grabed by some boys. They beat me up badly and striped me of my clothes. They all were kicking me and punching. they played around and felt me up. I cried but couldn't stop them. My hands were tied...
    lullabymom lullabymom 46-50, F 2 Responses May 14, 2014

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    It's Never Going To End, Its Always Going To Smack Me In The Face..Right?

    No matter how much I try to avoid it, it will always be in my head. I don't even know if I should tell everyone that I'm crying while writing this, and I don't even know why I'm writing this down, and posting this on experience project, cause 50 or 75% of the people that read...
    itsjustbrit itsjustbrit 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 23, 2013

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    Memoires From Inside The Box

    Why do people kidnap others? It can be so absurd to think about it for most, who would never dare to cause harm to anyone. In my case it was for money, and power. There is something that causes me more anger about having been traded for money... I was not kidnapped during a great...
    sweetmeisje sweetmeisje 26-30, F 16 Responses Jan 4, 2011

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    Hello,my name is Tiffany.

    It is really hard for me to talk about this but im ready. It all started when i was going home from Scholl.There was 3 mens ih their 20's or 30's im not sure.When i started to feel uncomftobale i started 2 run until a black van was ih front of me.2 men pulled me in.they tied my...
    StayStrong4ever123 StayStrong4ever123 13-15, F 5 Responses Jan 17

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    Kidnapped.

    When I was very little, we had a crazy neighbor who used to get drunk a lot. He offered me alchohol when we went to the pool, but I was smart enough not to accept any. His son was my first kiss and we got along pretty well with them for a while, until I got into a fight with the...
    Rollzio Rollzio 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 21, 2008

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    when i was 12 i was kidnapped by 2 girls in my

    neigberhood they tied me up gagged me in the own bedroom at the house becuse they preted to invite me round for a sleepover
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 27

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    It's something that still affects me.

    I wasn't only kidnapped. I was sexually assaulted and threatened with death.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 16

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    One night I was sitting at home watching TV

    and I heard the noise of the door handle rattling, I went to look and when I arrived at the door handle it stopped. I disregarded it and thought it was imagination so I went to bed. While I was lying there, a gloved hand reached around and grabbed my mouth. I tried to scream...
    mikes930 mikes930 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 8, 2014

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    "once Upon A Time" Kidnapping....

      It was late fall in 2001. I was seven years old and in first grade at an elementary school in a southern state. It was D.E.A.R. day, and I was reading a fairy tail, one that began with "Once Upon A Time." Suddenly the speaker crackled to life saying, "...
    Wrilady Wrilady 13-15, F 11 Responses Oct 20, 2009

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    Hi, my name is George Hampton,

    I'm 15 and from Surrey, London. Last year on July 21st I was kidnapped on my way home from school. It was the last day and I decided to walk home. I left my friends at the park and continued down the road. I saw a parked black van but didn't think anything of it. As I walked...
    Hampton42344 Hampton42344 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 23, 2014

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    After a couple or a few months of being spanked

    and raped, my two kidnappers came in followed by two other men who id never seen before, the first guy then said that they were going to have some fun with me the he and the senxond guy left and i was in the room with the third and fourth guy who then rolled me onto my my back...
    17yroldgirl 17yroldgirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 6, 2014

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    Spring Kidnapping

    I was 20 years old and i was in my 3rd year of college. It was spring break and i went to San Diego with my roommates and a few other friends. It was our 3rd day there and i decided to go get some ice cream around 7:30 PM. My friends stayed in the hotel room so it was just me...
    DWgirl DWgirl 26-30, F 34 Responses May 1, 2010

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    Mistaken Identity?!

    I was about fifteen at the time. Long black hair (past my waist), 5'3", about 110. I lived in a very small Ohio town, with a population about 200 (or less back then). It was a clear beautiful day, this happened around 4 p.m. I was walking with two girlfriends. We were in the...
    xbrokenheartx xbrokenheartx 41-45, F 20 Responses May 12, 2011

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    Hi. Okay so this happend a few months

    after i was raped. I was walking home from school and a car pulled up to me. I reconigzed him, a guy named Brad. He was a senior at my school and alot of people adored him. He asked if i wanted a ride home since i lived kinda far, but i was half way home. I found it kind of...
    Kylieblazinit Kylieblazinit 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3, 2014

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    Scariest Day of My Life...

    When I was 18 I was at a party with some friends. Some sketchy characters showed up and made us feel uncomfortable so we decided to leave. This random guy was like "I know of a better party up town, if you guys want to go..." so we let him drive us to this other party. When we...
    JoyfulSilhouette JoyfulSilhouette 22-25 9 Responses Sep 6, 2012

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    i was kidnapped january last year

    for about seven months and i am ready to share my story. i was walking home from school one day when a blue car pulled up and i didn't think anything of it, i was then grabbed from behind and shoved into the back seat by a guy (who looked like he was in his thirties) and they...
    GreenMonster1 GreenMonster1 16-17, F 6 Responses Jan 11, 2014

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    Kidnapped And Tortured For Weeks By Someone I Thought I Knew

    So i was staying with my brother, (let's call him Matt) And I always stay at his house everyother week, (When our parents died both my older brothers were old enough to have custody of me, but got into huge arguments over me,so every other week i switch houses from brother to...
    LauraStar LauraStar 13-15, F 15 Responses Jan 28, 2012

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    Kidnapped Out Of My World.

    Update: April 3, 2012                    Wow, Simply wow. Walter was actually caught and aressted on April 2, 2012. At first i thought it was a cruel April fools joke but, they actually caught him. I Don't know what to say or what to think. I finally got...
    AveryWind AveryWind 16-17, M 22 Responses Mar 26, 2010

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    It was a year ago , I must say it was an

    enlightening experience , after seeing death so close , I appreciate life. i escaped from my kidnappers
    ike365 ike365 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 15, 2014

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    I was kidnapped about two years

    for about ten months i havrnt been able to tqlk about what happened since, i ready to share. it was a hot day and i was on the way to my friends house, i decided to take a short cut through the forrest when all of a sudden i was grabbed from behind, by a guy who looked like he...
    17yroldgirl 17yroldgirl 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 5, 2014

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    I Was Kidnapped In The Most Scariest And Awkward Way

    So at the time I was 16 year old boy it was back on may of 2010. And I lived with my mom (mostly) I saw my dad occasionally. My parents were separated since I was 9 we lived on the east coast In the Carolina area. Anyways my mom had gone on a business trio in New York State and...
    Christcross19 Christcross19 18-21, M 10 Responses Nov 18, 2013

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    Traumatic experiences are experiences no one

    can forget. Most of us survivors, remember the exact day and time it starts and what date it all ended. For me it's May 7th, today, it was three years ago on may, 7th 2011 and I was kidnapped and hurt really bad. To be honest it still hurts what I experienced, but I am still...
    itsjustbrit itsjustbrit 18-21, F 4 Responses May 7, 2014

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    Its Time To Try To Share Again, Never Give Up Right?

    I tried a couple times to share my story but I hesitated and just typed questions and I was crying and everything was going through my head, I was really in pain, and it's not easy at all for me. But I'm going to try to share the story the best I can or maybe a piece of pieces of...
    itsjustbrit itsjustbrit 18-21, F 14 Responses Jun 27, 2013

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    After a few years without help from police

    and fbi i am still here, hopefully ever finding my father and mother and other relatives and or friends. While the authorities do nothing, the kidnappers have "free" ways to do what ever they want. They often roof me up, and i notice later things have changed, i miss items...
    EveArendsKidnappedAsBaby EveArendsKidnappedAsBaby 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2014

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    Okay Im Ready To Share My Story

    I saw my therapist today and she thinks it's good to share my stories with others so I'm gonna try and tell my story. Here I go. I'm gonna do it...any moment your see I'm gonna share...I'm about too... Ugh! Can do it!!! I need help..? Someone help?
    itsjustbrit itsjustbrit 18-21, F 13 Responses Feb 4, 2013

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    ok this was a incident

    and a consequence for my actions and my actions only. i wrote a post about how i was a rebellious teen due to having a negligent mother and missing father (he abandoned us) i decided to go out and get away from my mother so i stupidly and foolishly at 16 years of age decided to...
    brookeluv4evr brookeluv4evr 31-35, F 6 Responses Oct 17, 2014

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    By my art teacher. So I had to finish my art

    project, and stay after, so I was with Ms. Dandon my art teacher I finished my stuff she asked if I could get her sun glasses from the back kiln room. I agreed and went in. It was very dark. "I don't see them" I shouted. Suddenly, my head was hit with a large metal object. I...
    Hollyander Hollyander 31-35, F Mar 13, 2014

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    I was kidnapped and I'm ready to share.

    .. Me and a friend were in a car park biking around, we got of our bikes and sat on the island where you pay for a ticket. Our bikes were locked up. Then a large van pulled up into a space around 10 metres away. We didn't take much notice, it was a car park. It sat there for a...
    zzcoutneyzz01 zzcoutneyzz01 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 27, 2014

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    Recently Returned- Abducted to

    Russia:2001 Reunited with mother and returned to the United States: December 2014,2 1/2 years after reaching my majority. My sibling me to write me to write our story, but the way we view the situation is from two polar opposite perspectives. To write our story I would have to...
    NoskaofSverdlodsk NoskaofSverdlodsk 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    In November 2011, I was the subject of a

    kidnapping at the age of 12, at where I would have least expected it: my home. I live in a small New Mexico town, and crime here is very low and incidents are few and far between. I am an only child and my parents had left me home alone, as my father was at work, and my mother...
    XFP453 XFP453 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    After high school I had an opportunity to go

    camping in the mountains, with an old Navy buddy of my dad's. He had a brand new Audi oooo. He said he would rig the seat so my feet would touch the pedals. I would get to drive. An Audi. My Da said it would be good for me. So we camped. We hiked in the mountains, went skinny...
    puber puber 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 23, 2014

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    Hello my name is Simon

    and this is my story. When I was about 11 I was kidnapped. It all started when I was walking home from school the someone grabbed me and threw me into a van, two guys tied my hands behind my back and then they tied my ankles and knees together, then they grabbed a sock and...
    theqwertyman theqwertyman 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 12, 2014

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