Father Who Kidnapped Children Arrested In Portugal

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Father of missing children in Tenerife, arrested in Portugal


A German father who kidnapped his two children and was believed to be hiding in Tenerife has now been arrested in Portugal.

The father of Kristian, 11, and Amantia Toska 10, took his children from Germany without his ex-partners permission. According to reports, he later warned his ex-partner that if she went to the police, he would kill the two young children.

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According to Joaquin Amills, the president of SOS Desaparecidos, the father of the children had called the mother several times and said, “if you go to the police, I will kill you, your family and the children”.

National Police have said the two young children are in good health.