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Thank you -- this now is Christopher boss he's the former lead.
International kidnapping negotiator for the FBI and managing director for the kidnapping resolution practice at security firm insights.
And I I guess the question here is that we know they want money.
Why no demands yet.
Well -- You don't know for sure that there on implements I mean if there are demands of family doing the right thing about keeping completely quiet about it -- wanna get this result -- wanna get him out of there safely as it can.
The high profile nature of this is probably putting a lot of pressure.
On the kidnappers and they're going to be worried about getting out of it and getting away so.
There's certain aspects of this are gonna wanna keep very quiet in order to get him out safely.
Yet this is it this is kind of -- hate to use the term do or die but really it's one of those things where they don't get what they want and there have been number.
Of cases where other athletes have -- and their families have been abducted in Venezuela so if they don't get what they want this is a very bad scenario.
Well yeah absolutely but they're used to getting what they want.
I mean in many cases -- crime homicide is different than the crime a kidnapping.
People in kidnapping gangs might kill someone quickly over an argument that they wouldn't kill or kidnap victim because the kidnap victim has -- that's what we're doing and in the first place.
So -- -- long as they maintain his value.
The chances of getting a modern good.
You talked about value and apparently there is a lot of value because the number of kidnappings in Venezuela in recent times has sky -- -- I mean.
How do you what's how they handle these things is it just pay the money let's get out let's get it over -- we know it's a business so let's get a move on.
Well that's the way the kidnappers wanted to be and that's how the kidnapping skyrocket when the police are overwhelmed and they don't have the ability to slow it down.
Kidnapping becomes easy fast money some criminals actually change away from other methods of making money because kidnapping can be so easy.
If the infrastructure is not there has -- down so.
But the police need is more resources.
And they can they can slow the problem down but they need help.
Yeah Christopher boss.
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