Former Australia Test cricketer Stuart MacGill was allegedly kidnapped from his location successful Sydney connected April 14 and taken to different portion of the metropolis wherever helium was beaten and threatened with a gun. However, MacGill was past earlier released an hr later, Australian media reported Wednesday.
Australian constabulary connected Wednesday arrested 4 men successful transportation with the alleged kidnap and battle of MacGill. Media reported that MacGill was confronted by a antheral connected a thoroughfare successful Sydney’s northbound earlier 2 different men arrived and helped unit him into a car.
"About 8 p.m. connected Wednesday 14 April 2021, a 50-year-old antheral was allegedly confronted by a 46-year-old antheral (in) Cremorne," New South Wales Police said successful a connection that did not place the victim.
"A abbreviated clip aboriginal the brace were approached by 2 different men, forcing the older antheral into a vehicle.
"He was past driven to a spot astatine Bringelly, wherever the 2 men, positive different chartless man, allegedly assaulted the 50-year-old antheral and threatened him with a firearm. About an hr later, the antheral was driven to the Belmore country and released."
Police said the incidental had been reported connected April 20, prompting an probe by the Robbery and Serious Crime Squad.
MacGill, a erstwhile leg-spin bowler, took 208 wickets successful 44 Test matches for Australia betwixt 1998 and 2008. His planetary vocation was mostly overshadowed by chap Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne, who is 2nd connected the database of all-time starring wicket-takers successful Test cricket. (Inputs from Reuters)