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Nebraska fugitive captured in Cherokee County

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Bridgett Henn Bridgett Henn

Cherokee County, Kansas authorities arrest a Nebraska fugitive suspected of trying to kidnap a woman in a stolen car over the weekend.

Saturday evening a deputy saw a car turn quickly into the R&J Convenience Store in northern Cherokee County after the driver saw the deputy.

When a registration check showed the car was stolen out of Nebraska authorities arrested Bridgett Henn for driving a stolen vehicle.

Henn had been on the run from Nebraska and federal authorities since August 1.  She and another woman, Tabitha Eddy, allegedly attacked and tried to kidnap a woman.

Both had been described as armed and dangerous, however, Henn was not armed when arrested.

Eddy was not with Henn and is not believed to be in the area.

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