tiger kidnapping


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tiger kidnapping

n
(Law) a kidnapping in which one or more hostages are taken to coerce another person, usually a relation of the person or people held, to take part in a crime
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It is believed Gary Hutch fell out with the Kinahan group after he invested money from a tiger kidnapping he carried out.
ELITE gardai investigating this week's tiger kidnapping have received hundreds of calls from the public as the nation attempts to hunt down the callous gang.
AN ARMED gang held a family with a young child hostage in a so-called tiger kidnapping as they launched a multi-million- euro robbery at one of Bank of Ireland's flagship branches yesterday.
She said during the sentence hearing last week, Kelly's defence team had suggested this case did not meet the criteria for a tiger kidnapping.
In an attempt to keep the banks from getting their hands on his empire, he deploys his henchmen to carry out a tiger kidnapping on bank manager Desmond's home.
A source last night said Curran, whose dad Michael McGuirk is serving 10 years over a tiger kidnapping, requested permission to visit his mum to "see if she was OK".
A MAN has been convicted of a brutal [euro]90,000 tiger kidnapping in which a postmistress, her daughter and an Italian student were abducted.
I received counselling but it still feels like it happened yesterday JOE MCLAUGHLIN on his tiger kidnapping in 2010
A POSTMISTRESS heard screaming before two men burst into her bedroom during a [euro]90,000 tiger kidnapping, a court has heard.
FOUR men have been charged with a number of offences over an alleged foiled tiger kidnapping.
Hutch had linked up with the Kinahan organised crime group after he was involved in a multi-million euro tiger kidnapping at an Irish bank.