Suspect testifies in kidnapping, attempted rape case

A man accused of kidnapping a woman and her toddler testified in his own defense Thursday, telling the jury the young mother instigated the encounter and he was innocent of everything but a few traffic offenses and battery.

Leonard Sapp, 44, whose criminal history goes back to 1998 and includes more than one violent crime, has pleaded not guilty to hijacking, kidnapping, criminal attempt to commit rape and several traffic offenses.

A Richmond County Superior Court jury is expected to begin deliberations in the case Friday.

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Wed, 11/22/2017 - 18:38

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