Cal Ripken's mom abducted, now safe

Updated: July 25, 2012, 8:55 PM ET
Associated Press

ABERDEEN, Md. -- Cal Ripken Jr.'s 74-year-old mother was found with her hands bound in the backseat of her car Wednesday after she said she was kidnapped at gunpoint a day earlier at her home outside Baltimore and driven around blindfolded by her abductor, police and neighbors said.

Investigators do not know the kidnapper's motive and there was no ransom demand for Vi Ripken's release, Aberdeen Police Chief Henry Trabert said at a news conference.

The gunman forced Ripken into her ...

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