• Sheriff: Baby among 4 family members kidnapped in California

    1 month ago - By Bésame

    MERCED, Calif. - A Sikh family, including an 8-month-old child, was kidnapped at gunpoint from their gas station in central California by a man who destroyed evidence to cover his tracks, authorities and a community organization said Tuesday.
    Merced County Sheriff Vern Warnke said the suspect took the baby, Aroohi Dheri; the child's mother, Jasleen Kaur, 27; father Jasdeep Singh, 36; and uncle Amandeep Singh, 39, on Monday.
    “We have no motivation behind it. We just know that they are gone,” Warnke said in a briefing posted on the department's Facebook page.
    Warnke said the kidnapper took...
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