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Spokane kidnapping suspects arrested in California

SPOKANE, Wash. - Four men have been arrested in California in connection to a kidnapping incident that took place in downtown Spokane earlier this month.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office arrested 27-year-old Michal Mikolaj Lysejko, 35-year-old Waclaw Jan Kieltyka, 31-year-old Rafal Tomasz Piotrowski, and 30-year-old Hubert Edward Wiecek in Santa Ana early Saturday morning. The men were taken into custody for 1st degree kidnapping without incident and will face extradition to Spokane.

On the early morning of September 1, just before 2 a.m., Spokane Police responded to a call from a victim reporting an incident after a concert in downtown Spokane. A patrolling officer responded and assisted the report. The report was sent to the Special Victim's Unit for follow up. 

All four men are members of the Polish death metal band Decapitated who were playing a show at The Pin the night of August 31. 

The Spokane County Police Department would like to the thank the LA County Sheriff's Office for their assistance in both the investigation of this incident and the apprehension of the men. 


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