Three Men Charged in Kidnapping

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Three men are in custody after police said they were involved in a kidnapping over the weekend in Monroe County.

Police charged Thomas Graham, 39, and Denis Lyttle, 37, of Bushkill with kidnapping and reckless endangerment.  Noel Lyttle, 27, from Freeland was charged with conspiracy to commit kidnapping.

Officers were called to Joe’s Quik Mart in White Haven around 5:30 p.m. to respond to an alleged kidnapping.  When police arrived, the victim said he was forced to go with the men from one convenient store in Blakeslee to the Quik Mart. The three men were then arrested.

Police said they recovered a number of firearms from the accused kidnappers’ vehicle.

An investigation is underway.