169. Woman Searches for Missing Husband (1)

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Courtney had not heard from her husband in weeks. Five weeks ago Jacob had gone to to track down cigarette smugglers. He was working a US company that was losing millions of worth of cigarettes annually to criminal activity. He communicated with Courtney at least once a day the first two weeks. Then his calls and stopped coming.
Jacob was a retired FBI agent had his own private investigation agency. He had enemies that Courtney knew of. After the third of not hearing from Jacob, Courtney contacted her representative in Congress and her two US senators. all said they would look into the matter. weeks later, after many calls from her, they said they were still looking into the matter. had also made many calls to the US in Iran. The officials there told her they no idea where her husband was, but they “looking into it.”
Desperate to find her husband, flew to Tehran. She did not speak Farsi, she knew nothing about Iran and nobody in . All she knew was that she loved her and she would not leave Iran until she him. If worse came to worst, she had to sell their house to continue her search. had been married for forty years, and she him now as much as she had on wedding day.