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Two men remanded over Bedfordshire taxi driver kidnap

Two men have been remanded in custody charged over the kidnapping of a Bedfordshire taxi driver.

The male driver was robbed and kidnapped at about 23:00 GMT in Bedford on Thursday.

Jamie Scott, 24, and Jordan James, 20, both of no fixed address, appeared at Luton Magistrates' Court on Saturday after being arrested in Luton.

The pair are charged with kidnap, two counts of robbery and possessing an imitation firearm with intent.

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