Indictment in Handcuff Boy's Assault


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A Staten Island man has indicted for last week’s [abduction of a 13-year-old boy] who was found stripped to his boxers and handcuffed to a tree. The teen originally told police he was taken at knifepoint by a stranger, but cops suspected he may have [met his attacker on MySpace](http://www.nypress.com/blogx/display_blog.cfm?bid=30908465&day=22&startmonth=3&startyear=2007) and that the two had planned a rendezvous that went bad. Now it seems the assault was indeed random. William Marcus, 26, has been [indicted on kidnapping and sexual abuse charges](http://www.ny1.com/ny1/content/index.jsp?stid=1&aid=68155), though the indictment won’t be officially unsealed until next Wednesday, according to the Staten Island district attorney.





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