Trial begins in alleged Duff kidnapping plot


POPLARVILLE – The trial for a former Columbia man accused of leading a plot to kidnap and extort a prominent Columbia businessman began Monday.

Victor Mitchell, 45, faces up to life in prison on an array of charges related to an alleged plan against Tommy Duff that law enforcement foiled in 2016.

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