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Raleigh man charged with kidnapping

Posted November 5, 2019 10:54 a.m. EST

Antonio Jerome Meredith

— A Raleigh man is charged with kidnapping a 1-year-old on Monday, arrest warrants state.

Records allege Antonio Jerome Meredith, 29, broke into a building on Beverly Drive on Monday and took the 1-year-old, aiming to hold the child hostage.

Meredith is also charged with assaulting a woman. The warrant states he struck a woman in the face twice.

He was held in the Wake County jail on $100,000 bond.

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