Kidnappers flee to deep space, ransom request to follow
The imperial advisor to the Elan Empire, Sid the Dragon was kidnapped by unknown assailants. Witnesses were unable to get a clear description of the suspects but were able to report that they were headed into deep space. As of yet, no demands have been made but the inter-agency taskforce, led by First Lensman Samms expects that due to the nature of the crime and status of the victim, a ransom message will arrive soon. More on this story as it develops.