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Alabama Hostage Standoff Over, Gunman Reported Dead

The hostage standoff in Alabama involving a five-year old boy and an unstable man is reportedly over. Few details are emerging at this time, but early reports say that Jimmy Lee Dykes, the 65-year old veteran who boarded a school bus last week, shot the driver to death, and kidnapped a five-year old boy is dead. The boy, named only …

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Child Hostage In Alabama: Tense Situation Enters 7th Day

The man who boarded an Alabama school bus last week, fatally shot the driver and took off with a five-year old boy doesn’t seem any closer to relinquishing his hostage even as the situation enters a seventh day. 65-year old Jimmy Lee Dykes took the boy, Ethan, to an underground bunker at his home and has kept him inside ever …

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