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Man charged after alleged kidnapping in Iqaluit

A 23-year-old man has been charged after allegedly kidnapping another man in Iqaluit.

Police say a man was taken from a residence and 'held against his own will'

A man has been charged in Iqaluit after an alleged kidnapping last Wednesday.

Gabriel Choquette of Iqaluit has been charged with kidnapping with a firearm, among "several other" charges, according to RCMP in a news release Monday. 

Police said an adult man was taken from a residence and "held against his own will." No one was injured.

Choquette, 23, was released on several conditions on Thursday, after appearing before a justice of the peace, said police.

He is scheduled to be in court on May 6.