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Brazil: F1 boss' mother-in-law freed after 9-day kidnapping01:20

Brazil: F1 boss' mother-in-law freed after 9-day kidnapping

Brazil, Sao Paulo
August 1, 2016 at 23:00 GMT -00:00 · Published

Aparecida Schunck, the mother-in-law of F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone, who was kidnapped earlier in late July, returned to Sao Paulo unscathed and with no ransom paid, on Monday.

Local police accompanied the 67-year-old mother-in-law of one of the most powerful men in the sports industry.

The anti-kidnapping division (DAS) of the Sao Paulo police force released Aparecide from captivity on Sunday. Two suspects were also arrested after police burst into captivity in a townhouse in Cotia, in the Greater Sao Paulo region. Schunck was kidnapped on July 22 at her home in Sao Paulo as a maid opened the door for a delivery.

Brazil: F1 boss' mother-in-law freed after 9-day kidnapping01:20
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Aparecida Schunck, the mother-in-law of F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone, who was kidnapped earlier in late July, returned to Sao Paulo unscathed and with no ransom paid, on Monday.

Local police accompanied the 67-year-old mother-in-law of one of the most powerful men in the sports industry.

The anti-kidnapping division (DAS) of the Sao Paulo police force released Aparecide from captivity on Sunday. Two suspects were also arrested after police burst into captivity in a townhouse in Cotia, in the Greater Sao Paulo region. Schunck was kidnapped on July 22 at her home in Sao Paulo as a maid opened the door for a delivery.

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