MOORHEAD, Minn. (KFGO-AM) - The case of a Utah truck driver facing kidnapping charges in Moorhead has caught the attention of the FBI.
53-year-old Timothy Vafeades is accused of holding a female relative captive for several months while they traveled across the country.
Clay County Sheriff’s Lt. Steve Landsem says federal prosecutors in Utah are considering additional charges. Landsem says the sheriff’s department findings and evidence are being shared with the FBI.
Vafeades was arrested last month at the Moorhead weigh station on I-94. He remains in the Clay County Jail on $1 million bond.