Man Charged with Kidnapping

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On January 6, 2021 officers with Patrol Services and Investigation Services charged 56-year-old Frank Caicco with kidnapping.

It’s alleged on December 12, 2020 the accused used a concealed firearm to force a victim to deposit a fraudulent cheque into their account and withdraw money. The accused remained with the victim until the following day when it is further alleged the accused forced the victim to attempt to withdraw more money.

It is further alleged on January 6, 2021 the accused attended a business in the 500 block of Korah Road, selected items and left without attempting to pay. He was detained by security staff and police were notified. Upon arrival the accused was arrested.

He is charged with kidnapping, forcible confinement, two counts of extortion while using a firearm, two counts of robbery with a firearm, eight counts of possession of a firearm or ammunition contrary to prohibition order, theft under $5,000 and three counts of breach of probation. He was held for bail court.