Virginia Beach man being charged for kidnapping hoax

A 19-year-old man has been charged during the search for two missing juveniles.

Christopher M Dunlap - Arrest Photo

On January 8, 2020, around 8:50 p.m., Norfolk police were alerted to a man demanding money in exchange for one of the missing teenagers. According to a Norfolk Police Department news release, detectives located the man and placed him under arrest in the City of Virginia Beach.

As a result of the investigation, it was determined that the “ransom” was a hoax. Christopher M. Dunlap has been charged with one felony count of attempting to obtain money under false pretenses. Dunlap is being held at the Norfolk City Jail without bond.

Emily Morrison - Missing Juvenile Photo
Sincerity Ennels - Missing Juvenile Photo

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