Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

The Kidnappers Being Saved

I was coming from school when some called me. i went and he told that i show him to a shop.i took him and as we were walking we saw a car coming he grabbed me by the hand the hand and pushed me in the car luckily my brother had saw and followed. As he followed us he saw what he did to me and screamed. those men tied my mouth a apiece of cloth and eyes. i heard them saying that there were traffic police and they were checking all the vehicles. as they checked the boot they found and took me to my parents.i found that they were checking all the vehicles. As they checked the boot they found and took me to my parents. i found that they were the ones who had called the police.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: The Traffic Police

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Lurhambi, Kakamega, Kenya
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