LØRENSKOG (Dagbladet): He had just come home from the cabin when he noticed something strange in front of the calis to milliardærekteparet Tom and Anne-Elisabeth Hagen (68) in the beginning of november.
On varebilen that aroused his suspicions, there were white signs, not green, so it should have been. Rolf Arne Letvik (64) checked the signs up against the State vegvesens register, he saw that something was wrong.
the Signs belonged to a Mazda passenger car - not a van.MISSING: Police believe Anne-Elisabeth Hagen was abducted from her home in Lørenskog, 31. October of last year. Video: Lars Eivind Bones / Dagbladet View more Old friend
He is one of the nearest neighbors to the married couple, the Garden's house in Fjellhamar. He is also one of the couple's oldest friends. From the porch to the 64-year-old Letvik one can see straight down at calis where the police believe Anne-Elisabeth Hagen was abducted 31. October of last year.
Since no one seen her.
But again, in the house there should have been a threatening letter. In the letter should it have been that Anne-Elisabeth hagen's life was dependent on that the husband did not contact with the police.
In broken English, it should also have emerged a løsepengekrav of nine million euros. With then course is the equivalent of 85,9 million Norwegian kroner. The money was to be paid in kryptovalutaen Monero, according to VG.
NRK writes that it was found several sheets of paper with messages inside the house.
It has been brought in linguists outside the police to investigate the message on the sheets, says a person with knowledge of the investigation to the NRK.HARD TIME: Svein Holden is a lawyer for the family of kidnappende Anne-Elisabeth Hagen, who has been missing for ten weeks. He tells about a very difficult and challenging issue. Reporter: Hegelstad Eiendomsselskap Arvid B. Hegelstad Mogen. Video: Emilie Rydning / Dagbladet Show more Asked about vinningskrim
a Few days in advance, 1. november, had the police called Letvik out of the blue. He recounts that the police asked him if he knew of a mobile for profit as a phenomenon.
the Neighbor replied in the affirmative, yes, and the answer that the area he lives in, was plagued by such crime.
- But I stussa a bit on it. I read the newspaper, and had not seen anything about it there. At the same time, I had no reason to distrust police, says Letvik.
the Police asked him then to keep your eyes and ears open, and asked him to call if he saw anything unusual.barely avoided the PUBLIC: In October 2018 disappeared Anne-Elisabeth Garden from their home in Lørenskog. The police suspect kidnapping. 68-year-old is married to billionaire Tom Hagen, a man who has kept a low profile in the public eye. Photo: Eivind Yggeseth / Police Show more Told that Anne was missing
In addition to varebilen, as he observed a few days after the first phone from the police, so Letvik people in the white overtrekksdrakter on the inside of the Garden-the couple's house.
If there were painters, so Letvik thought for a little while, it might not "mother's best child", he thought further. Varebilen they came in had despite all the signs that belonged to a passenger car.
Therefore, he rang the police, so they had asked him to do. Then he rang Tom, but hit an unknown person on the other end. The unknown thanks Letvik for the phone, and said that he should disclose the information to Tom.Close business partner got sjokkbeskjeden yesterday: - Thought Anne-Elisabeth was seriously ill
Then he rang Anne-Elisabeth, or Lisbeth as he called her, but got no answer.
So it was not long before the police called Letvik. They would have him down to interrogation. Lisbeth was missing, they told him.
those in The white overtrekksdrakter was from the police. The police ordered him, along with other neighbors Dagbladet has talked to, confidentiality of the interrogations.the Grip of suspense
But it was not until Wednesday, when the matter became known, that the Letvik learned that the police assume that Anne-Elisabeth was abducted from his home 31. October.Family prayer: - Want to get in contact with them that have Anne-Elisabeth
Again he sits in a neighborhood that is gripped by uncertainty, and the feelings it entails. No neighbors Dagbladet has talked with and interviewed are able to comprehend what has happened.
Letvik describes the Garden's supposed abduction as a riddle.
the Last time Letvik hit her was 25. October. He was about to put them in the car to drive to the cabin when she came walking with the new puppy and cried at the Letvik.
She was very dyrekjær, and it was something we had in common, " says the neighbor, who has three dogs.
the Conversation was short, but it was pleasant and good. They agreed to talk more about Anne-elisabeth's new puppy when Letvik came back from the cabin.
Now is the Letvik waiting for her to come home.the Police advised the family to not meet the requirement Old friends
the Neighbor has known the Garden since 1975. They have lived beside each other since 1980. When the children to the married couple, the Garden and Letvik was younger, jumped the crossing and directly across the street.
He has only praises to say about lost Anne-Elisabeth.
She is a very nice person. Very outgoing, boisterous and familiekjær lady. I have only good things to say about her, " says Letvik.
- We are very influenced by what has happened, and hope of course that she should get to the right one and that it does not have tilstøtt her something. But time goes on, so we have been getting more and more worried for her, he adds.
He has not even hit the Empty Garden since the first phone from the police. He has not wanted to intrude on, " he explains.the Police have assessed the risk for other families