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Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Joel Whysall

Client charged with kidnapping for ransom and Unlawful Confinement

The Facts:

The accused and four others charged with kidnapping a stranger for ransom. The accused was arrested in the basement suite where the victim was rescued from. There were various items of forensic evidence implicating the accused, including fingerprints on a pair of handcuffs.

The Result:

The accused was found not guilty. The evidence creates a reasonable doubt as to whether the accused committed the offence.