U.S. aid worker jailed in Haiti kidnapping case


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U.S. aid worker jailed in Haiti kidnapping case
By JONATHAN M. KATZ and JACOB KUSHNER
Associated Press
12/16/10

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – An American who sold his construction business and traveled to Haiti to help earthquake victims was in jail Thursday as authorities investigated allegations he kidnapped an infant.

Paul Waggoner, co-founder of a group that provides medical supplies and transportation for aid missions …

Waggoner and members of his organization, Materials Management Relief Corps, said the 15-month-old boy he is accused of taking actually died at a hospital with fever and gastrointestinal distress in February.

But the child’s father, Frantz Philistin, insists the boy is still alive.

I hate saying this, but lunatic @#$% like this makes me wonder whether it’s time for the bitten hand to stop feeding the biter!