Will Yoder
Friday November 11th, 2011

The Venezuelan minister of justice said this morning that they have made progress in the investigation of the kidnapping of Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos, according to CSN Washington.

"We have faith in the swift clarification in this case," said Edwin Rojas, according to the Associated Press. "We already have some advanced expertise, we have sketches of people allegedly involved in the abduction."

The Venezuelan police have also reportedly begun using aerial operations in an attempt to locate the missing catcher. Ramos, 24, was kidnapped by gunned assailants Wednesday. The catcher’s family has not been contacted by the kidnappers as of yet, according to reports. Major League Baseball and the Washington Nationals issued a joint statement yesterday that they have been instructed not to comment on the abduction.

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