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Cal Ripken’s Mom Fends Off Man With Gun

Cal Ripken, Jr.’s 75-year-old mother was the victim of an attempted carjacking on Tuesday. Fortunately for Vi Ripken, she was able to think quickly under pressure and scared the would-be carjacker away. Vi says that she was approached by a man with a handgun in the parking lot of a bank on Tuesday afternoon. The mom of baseball’s Iron Man …

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Ripkin Abduction: Suspect Still Sought 1 Year Later

The man who kidnapped Vi Ripken–mother of baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr.–last summer is still being sought by police, who have released surveillance video in the hopes of finding anyone who might have information. The suspect took Ripken at gunpoint from her Aberdeen, Maryland home last July and held her captive for 24 hours, driving her around in …

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