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Sentences with the verb abduct

16 examples:

A pensioner is charged in connection with an attempt to abduct a 10-year-old girl in a supermarket car park.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A man has attempted to abduct a three-year-old boy and an eight-month-old girl from a Melbourne shopping centre.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

A judge has delayed sentencing two girls aged 13 and 14 after they admitted plotting to abduct a child in Newcastle.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Red Deer RCMP are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted and attempted to abduct a 13-year-old girl Monday afternoon.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Two men who attempted to abduct a serviceman near an RAF base were likely to have been "part of a larger team", police say.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A 48-year-old Utah man was arrested after police said his attempt to abduct a little girl was foiled by the child's stepfather.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A 28-year-old man was arrested by Vancouver police after attempting to abduct a two-year girl in Stanley Park Sunday afternoon.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

He would abduct her, the way so many other Sudanese Peoples Liberation Army soldiers were grabbing girls as sex slaves, locking...
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Authorities are searching for two men after it appeared that one of them may have tried to abduct a child at the National Air and Space Museum.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A 29-year-old man is facing seven charges after he allegedly assaulted and attempted to abduct a 13-year-old girl in Red Deer on Monday afternoon.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Nanaimo RCMP have released a composite sketch of a man who allegedly tried to abduct a 17-year-old who had stopped to help some kittens trying to cross a road on Vancouver Island.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Documents show a ball gag, chains, mask and a bar with wrist restraints were in a van owned by a 46-year-old Michigan man accused of trying to abduct a 16-year-old girl last month.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A source said the two 'Middle Eastern' attackers, managed to avoid the cameras as they fled after trying to abduct a married serviceman who was out jogging near RAF Marham in Norfolk.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Federal authorities arrested a man suspected to have taken part in a plot to abduct a prosecutor's father on behalf of a prisoner serving a life sentence in North Carolina, the FBI said Monday.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: Two knifemen attempt to abduct a serviceman outside RAF Marham in Norfolk but police issue a statement saying that there is nothing to suggest it is ‘terrorism-related’.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A "gutsy" move by a rising Mexican drug cartel to abduct a son of imprisoned drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is raising alarms of a possible wave of bloodshed as it challenges his Sinaloa Cartel.
(Fox News - World, )

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20 examples:

Sometime I wish the aliens would abduct me and crown me as their leader.
(George Noory)

Police in Windsor, Ont., say they stopped a man from carrying out "an elaborate plan to abduct and murder" two people.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Armed men in Mexico abduct at least 10 people who were dining in a restaurant in the seaside resort of Puerto Vallarta.
(BBC News - World News, )

Five gunmen wearing Afghan military uniforms abduct an American and an Australian in Kabul, according to a security official.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Militants in a rebel-held area of northern Syria abduct two bishops travelling from the Turkish border back to the city of Aleppo.
(BBC News - World News, )

A Californian man flew to Britain to abduct and have sex with a 14-year-old girl from Cornwall after grooming her over the internet.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A former trainee teacher caught 11 years ago in an FBI sting targeting paedophiles is jailed for life for trying to abduct two girls.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Gunmen in Syria abduct the elderly father of Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad, one of the most powerful voices in the government.
(BBC News - World News, )

Gunmen abduct two election officials in northern Mali a week before presidential elections - the first since the military coup in 2012.
(BBC News - World News, )

In Pablo Fendrick’s film, a mysterious man pursues mercenaries through the jungle after they murder a farmer and abduct his daughter.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

A Nevada man and woman appear in court accused of plotting to abduct, torture and kill police to promote their anti-government movement.
(BBC News - World News, )

Suspected al-Qaeda militants abduct and kill at least 14 soldiers returning home from duty in east Yemen, officials and eyewitnesses say.
(BBC News - World News, )

Armed men abduct at least 12 people near a Canadian-owned gold mine in the Mexican state of Guerrero, where 43 students vanished last year.
(BBC News - World News, )

Islamic State militants in northern Iraq massacre at least 80 men from the Yazidi faith in a village and abduct women and children, reports say.
(BBC News - World News, )

Suspected Boko Haram militants abduct at least 20 women in northern Nigeria, near where they kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls in April, eyewitnesses say.
(BBC News - World News, )

A couple accused of kidnapping two young Amish sisters were prowling for easy targets and may have also planned to abduct other children, a sheriff said Saturday.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

On March 1959, several thousand Tibetans, fearing that the Chinese might abduct the Dalai Lama, gathered at the Norbulingka summer palace to protect the Tibetan spiritual leader.
(The New York Times - World News, )

In the 1996 Halloween episode of The Simpsons, space aliens and siblings Kodos and Kang, as part of their relentless quest to conquer Earth, abduct presidential candidates Bill Clinton and Bob Dole.
(Forbes - Business, )

Abdi Waise, 28, who posed as a plain clothes police officer, kidnapped one schoolgirl and tried to abduct four other children over two-and-a half hours as they walked to school in Hornsey, north London.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Chad’s army has been on the offensive in Nigeria, swinging momentum in a conflict that has cost tens of thousands of lives, displaced more than a million people and seen Boko Haram abduct perhaps thousands of adolescents.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

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