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Who Is Kidnapping Suspect Louis Coleman?



    New Info on Man Accused of Kidnapping Woman in Boston

    Louis Coleman of Rhode Island has been charged in the kidnapping of Jassy Correia, who was found dead in his trunk, according to authorities.

    (Published Friday, March 1, 2019)

    The man charged in the kidnapping of Jassy Correia, who authorities said was found dead in his car, holds a master's degree in physics and created a mobile app for insomnia patients, according to his personal website and public records.

    Thirty-two-year-old Louis D. Coleman was taken into custody in Delaware Thursday. His charges include kidnapping and mutilating a body. Authorities said her body was found in Coleman's trunk.

    Coleman graduated from California State University in Long Beach in 2016, according to his website.

    He was employed by the Waltham-based defense contractor Raytheon, but the company wouldn't say where he worked or provide details about his job description.

    Clerk Pulls Out Machete on Would-Be Robber

    [NATL] Clerk Pulls Out Machete on Would-Be Robber

    A would-be robber armed with a knife had a surprise in store when an Alabama store clerk pulled out a machete in defense. The two's brief knife fight was caught on camera before the clerk runs out to damage the robber's car.

    According to police, suspect Seth Holcomb walked up to the counter to make a purchase. He leaves the store and then comes back in as if to make a second purchase. Then, he pulled out a knife at the counter. What he didn't expect was that the clerk would pull out a machete of his own.

    (Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019)

    "As this is a criminal investigation, we defer any further inquiries to law enforcement. We are fully cooperating with the investigation," the company said in a statement.

    Coleman lived in the Los Angeles area for several years, with an address there listed in his name as recently as 2017.

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