8 Aug 2017

British police spent four days negotiating with Chloe Ayling’s alleged kidnappers

Senior Home Affairs Correspondent

The lawyer of the British model who says she was kidnapped and held for six days in Italy has admitted police initially had doubts about her story. But he described suggestions that Chloe Ayling might have been in on the abduction as “evil”. This programme has learned that British police were notified of her disappearance soon after she vanished last month – and spent four days trying to negotiate with the alleged kidnappers.