alabama hostage crisis
"I need two boys six to eight years old," Dykes said, in audio released to ABC News. "Six to eight years old. I mean it. Right
The standoff between law enforcement and an Alabama man who held a boy in a bunker for seven days ended with the suspect dead and the 5-year-old safely rescued.
For that incident and others, people who lived near Dykes were leery of him long before he became a hostage-taker. They said