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Three charged with Kidnapping, Robbing rural Paxton man

According to the Paxton Record three men have been charge with kidnapping and robbing a rural Paxton man, beating him with a gun and baseball bat and threatening to kill him and his family if he did no give them more money.  Following a multijurisdictional investigation that included assistance by the FBI, the three men were arrested this week in Paxton, Loda and suburban Berwyn.

Ford County State’s Attorney Matt Fitton has charged Rodolfo A. Cerritos, 25 of Paxton, Evigan J. Marcos, 24 Loda and Eduardo Samano, 22 Berwyn with one count each of armed robbery, a class X felony; kidnapping, a Class 2 felony; and aggravated battery, a Class 3 felony.

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