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Accused Kidnappers Face New Charges

Two Los Angeles men indicted in connection with bodies found in New Melones Reservoir are linked to a new case in which an Idaho man is accused of trying to hire them for a killing. The case involves two of the five Los Angeles area men facing kidnapping and extortion in plots that targeted rich Russian immigrants. In the case announced yesterday, the Idaho businessman was himself kidnapped and eventually released after a ransom payment.