Three men have been charged in connection with a so-called 'tiger' kidnapping in Belfast.
The brother of a bank worker was targeted on Thursday morning.
His sister was forced to hand over a substantial sum of money which was later recovered in police searches in north Belfast.
Three men aged, 27, 28 and 34 have been charged with kidnapping and robbery and will appear in court in Belfast later today.
COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? firstname.lastname@example.org