77. The Netherlands – Kidnapping Freddie Heineken

Beer tycoon Freddy Heineken and his driver were kidnapped as Heineken left his office in Amsterdam. They were held in captivity for three weeks. This is the incredible story of how a gang of friends saw an opportunity to make money, no matter what.

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Heineken Ontvoering





Kidnapping of Freddy Heineken – the beer tycoon

Kidnapping Freddy Heineken: The Story of Europe’s Largest Ransom

Heineken’s kidnappers made away with millions thanks to a defective camera

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Created & Produced by Sonya Lowe

Narrated by Noel Vinson

Researched by Two Red Romans Productions

Music: “Nordic Medieval” by Marcus Bressler

Background track: Doblado Studios: https://www.youtube.com/c/DobladoStudios

This True Crime Podcast was researched using open source or archive materials.