3 suspects charged with kidnapping of 'Halloween' actress, beating of actor

Three Indicted Over Kidnapping Of ‘Halloween: Resurrection’ Actress

Grand Jury Charges 3 in 2017 Kidnapping of Actress and Actor in South Los Angeles

Next the three alleged kidnappers reportedly placed black hoods over the victims' heads and drove them to a home belonging to Jones.

Police had been working on the case for weeks when they determined that women was allegedly involved, and they had her arrested. "That is unnecessary. five guns pointed at this woman, at this unarmed, black woman".

The video, shot by a bystander inside a Starbucks, shows a black woman apparently being ordered out of her vehicle and told to back up to officers, at least four of whom are pointing weapons at her.

The defendants then allegedly demanded either $10,000 or $20,000 in ransom for Capone to be released, according to the indictment. He was deprived of food for 30 hours after being forced to strip naked and get into a bathtub at Johntae Jones' home.

Capone was "beat, punched, and kicked" at some point after attempting to come to the defense of McCrackin.

Neal, along with Stewart allegedly forced McCrackin write a check for $10,000 to secure Capone's release and drove her to a bank to make the transaction.

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After the bank trip, the suspects returned with McCrackin to her home, and she somehow escaped, the district attorney's office states. In addition to kidnapping and firearm charges, Stewart is also accused of causing great bodily harm to Capone.

'Although we are limited in what info we can release, we can confirm this individual was arrested on a felony kidnapping warrant and taken into custody without a use-of-force, ' the statement read.

Bail has been set for Jone and Neal at $1 million, with Stewarts set at $2.08 million. Jones and Stewart have also been detained and are being held on $3 million and $2 million bail, respectively.

Video filmed by a bystander shows Neal emerging from her auto with her hands up and walking backwards toward the armed officers before laying on the ground.

Stewart and Jones face life in prison without the possibility of parole if convicted, and Neal faces up to life in prison.

Daisy McCrackin, who appeared in 2002's Halloween: Resurrection, and Joseph Capone were held for roughly two days by the kidnappers.

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