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Man held in Kansas after Georgia death, Missouri abduction


ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Georgia man is accused of killing a neighbor, stealing his car and later kidnapping a Missouri woman before he was finally apprehended in Kansas, authorities said Monday.

Prosecutors in Georgia have charged John Czarnecki, 53, with murder in the death of Abraham Rudolph Jacobs, 56, along with armed robbery. Czarnecki and Christopher Smith, 43, of Cave Springs, Georgia, are charged with kidnapping, robbery and armed criminal action in Missouri. Both also face federal charges stemming from the kidnapping. They are jailed in Kansas on $1 million bond, but Cape Girardeau Co...

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