A Michigan man faked his own kidnapping to get drug money from his parents

Police in Mid-Michigan have concluded an investigation where a man faked his own kidnapping to get ransom money from his parents to buy drugs.

A woman called police to report that her son was missing, she hadn't seen him in 6 days and had received calls from a person asking for money to free her son and his car.  Once police got involved they ended up setting a meeting place and time to exchange more money and they busted the son and his friend.

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