Son, brother-in-law safe after kidnapping

Updated: June 4, 2009, 10:01 PM ET
Associated Press

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Colorado catcher Yorvit Torrealba's 11-year-old son and brother-in-law were released by kidnappers a day after being abducted.

The two were abducted while driving to the boy's school along with a relative of the boy's mother, Venezuelan authorities said in a statement on Thursday.

The kidnappers demanded $466,000 in ransom, but none was paid, said Wilmer Flores Trossel, head of Venezuela's federal police.

He said police "established a circle" around the ...

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