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Second alleged victim comes forward in trucker kidnapping case

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FARGO – A second woman has come forward to tell authorities she was a kidnapping and rape victim of the accused “vampire trucker” authorities arrested in November at a Moorhead truck stop.


Timothy Jay Vafeades, 54, appeared Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Fargo on kidnapping, child pornography and transportation for illegal sex charges filed in Utah.

Kidnapping charges filed against him in Clay County District Court were dropped after the filing of federal charges.

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