Orlando Teen Fakes His Own Kidnapping in Delray Beach To Get Ransom Money From Father

Orlando, Fla. -

An unnamed male teenager from Orlando has faked his own kidnapping in an attempt to get $50,000 worth of ransom money from his father according to Delray Beach Police.

Initially the boy called his father while he was supposed to be at a tennis tournament in Delray Beach Florida and told him he had been kidnapped and that his captors were demanding a $50,000 ransom.

Police and FBI agents working the incident were able to track the boy to a Budget Inn where a friend, Joshua Andre Pee, was also found. Pee has been charged with burglary, resisting arrest and also faces possible charges of grand theft after he attempted to flee.

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