Police stated that on April 14, the 50-year-old Stuart MacGill was confronted by three males at an intersection and bundled right into a automobile (AFP Picture)
SYDNEY: Australian armed police on Wednesday stated that they had arrested 4 males in reference to the armed kidnapping of former Check bowler Stuart MacGill.
The lads had been detained in a pre-dawn raid in Sydney, following the kidnapping of the cricketer within the metropolis’s prosperous Decrease North Shore final month.
MacGill was lauded as a gifted bowler and performed 44 Assessments for Australia, however was unfortunate that his profession coincided with that of Shane Warne, ranked by many as the very best spin bowler of all time.
Police stated that on April 14, the 50-year-old was confronted by three males at an intersection and bundled right into a automobile.
He was pushed to a property an hour out of the town, and based on police was assaulted and threatened with a firearm earlier than being launched after the hour-long ordeal.
Native media reported that MacGill’s kidnappers had been in search of a ransom.
After “intensive investigations” a police strike pressure and riot officers arrested 4 males aged 27, 29, 42 and 46, within the early hours of Wednesday.
“The lads had been taken to native police stations the place prices are anticipated to be laid,” New South Wales police stated.