The Getty Kidnapping, part 1
March 12, 2021
In a previous article, we looked at one of the most famous kidnapping cases of the 20th century: that of Charles and Anne Lindbergh’s son, Charles Jr. Sadly, that terrible event ended with the child’s murder.
Kidnapping is a concern for many people, especially those who, like the Lindberghs, are (or were) rich and famous. A couple of other prominent kidnappings that come to mind are those from the middle of the last century involving heirs to fortunes: Patty Hearst and Frank Sinatra Jr.
Both of those cases ended with the kidnapped individuals being unharmed physically. The psychological...