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16-Year-Old Kidnapped And Rescued

An East Texas teenager, kidnapped, and later rescued with help from a hotel clerk. 21-year-old Rigoberto Martinez picked up his 16-year-old ex-girlfriend in Dallas, Sunday night saying he wanted to talk about their break-up.

But instead of talking, he drove her around Dallas all night, against her will, and checked both of them into a hotel the next day.

Today, the girl managed to slip a note to the hotel clerk, saying she'd been kidnapped. She told police Martinez tried to sexually assault her while they were at the hotel.

Martinez is now in the Smith County Jail on aggravated kidnapping charges.

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