Kari Swenson Investigation Discovery
Unfortunately that street for kari swenson was the dark wilderness of yellowstone national park.
Kari swenson investigation discovery. Swenson placed fifth overall in the womens 10 km final which a. Kari swenson born 1962 is an american former biathlete. Don nichols grabbed biathlete kari swenson in 1984 while she was out running then. Kari swenson was also injured but lived to tell her story.
Twenty seven years ago on a sunny sunday afternoon in july kari swenson went for a run on a forest trail near big sky hoping to spot a grizzly bear she. Relay team competing in the first womens biathlon world championships in chamonix france. Relay team at the first womens. Don and dan nichols accosted kari swenson and abducted her at gunpoint before latching her to a tree for over 17 hours.
After 32 years abductor freed don nichols kidnapped world class biathlete kari swenson to be a bride for his then 19 year old son in the mountains near big sky montana. Kari swenson born 1961 is a veterinarian in bozeman montana and former biathlete who in 1984 earned a bronze medal as a member of the us.