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Police: Kidnapped Amish sisters were sexually assaulted

Police: Kidnapped Amish sisters were sexually assaulted

A man and a woman were arrested in connection with the kidnapping of two young Amish sisters from their family farm stand near New York's border with Canada, the county district attorney said Friday. Law enforcement officials confirmed Saturday that the sisters were sexually assaulted during the 24 hours they were held captive. St. Lawrence County Dist. Atty. Mary Rain said the victims, a 12-year-old girl and her 6-year-old sister, suffered the assaults after they were abducted near their family's home in Huevelton, N.Y., on Wednesday. Stephen Howell II, 39, and Nicole Vaisey, 25, are charged with kidnapping the girls. Rain said Howell and Vaisey had been charged with...

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