Man was held in trailer several days, police say
Hamilton police say they’ve rescued a man who was being held inside a trailer for several days.
Police were called to Wellington Street North and King William Street around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday for reports of a kidnapping. They were told a man was being held inside a trailer for several days.
Police searched the area and found a stolen trailer. Inside, they found the alleged victim and two adults, who were arrested. The victim did not require medical treatment.
Roxanne Atkinson, 29, of Hamilton is charged with kidnapping and forcible confinement.
Michael Horner, 39, of Hamilton is charged with kidnapping, forcible confinement, theft over $5,000, possession over $5,000 and possession under $5,000.
Detectives believe this was a targeted incident.
Anyone with information is asked the call Det. Const. David Tsuchida at 905-546-3816, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.