Guilty plea in attempted kidnapping trial

Guilty plea in attempted kidnapping trial

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - An 18-year-old pleaded guilty to his role in the attempted kidnapping of a teenager.

Authorities say Cody Cross and two accomplices believed the 17-year-old victim stole a safe containing marijuana, a gun, and $2,000 cash.

They say Cross intended to kidnap the victim and beat him up until he told them where to find the safe.

Cross faces up to 8 years in prison.

Sentencing is set for October 13.

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