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Prayer vigil for alleged kidnapping victim Tony Procell

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Prayer vigil for Tony Procell, 25 Prayer vigil for Tony Procell, 25
Many, La. -

Friends and family gathered at Many High School 7PM Wednesday night to pray for 25-year-old Tony Procell's safe return, the victim of an alleged kidnapping.

Investigators say they are still in the middle of a search and rescue operation, but heat and dehydration are major concerns.

Those who gathered for the prayer vigil say they are prepared for the worst but hope for the best.

"We're a close knit family here," says Kenneth Cheatwood, who lead the prayer for Procell. "Everybody knows everybody. If we have differences, we'll put them aide when it comes to something like this, and we all come together in prayer, of course."

Investigators have not given any theories as to Robert Barthelemy's motive and will not disclose how the suspect and his alleged victim know each other.

If you have any information on Procell's whereabouts, call the Sabine Parish Sheriff's Office at (318) 872-3956.

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