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LocationFallout 4 settlements
Captures locations
Given ByPreston Garvey
Freedom Radio
RewardExperience points
A new settlement
Editor IDMinRecruit02
Base ID00099848
Related quests
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Kidnapping (displayed as Kidnapping at (location)) is a Commonwealth Minutemen repeatable quest in Fallout 4.


A raid at an allied settlement has resulted in a settler becoming kidnapped. This situation needs to be resolved, one way or another...


  1. Activate the quest
    1. Speak with Preston Garvey
    2. Listen to Radio Freedom
    3. When visiting a settlement for the first time speak with a settler of that location will speak with you about it.
  2. Eliminate the kidnappers – raiders, super mutants, or Gunners.
  3. Pay the ransom to the settler (between 200 and 500 caps).

Quest stages

Talk to the settlers at <location> A Radio Freedom broadcast said that there's been a kidnapping at <location>. I need to get there and see what I can do to help.
Rescue Settler from <location> The settler I spoke to told me where I could find the kidnapped victim. I need to go there and rescue him.
Report back to settlers at <location> I was able to successfully find and free the captive. I need to return to the settler and let <gender> know.
Talk to Preston Garvey Now that I've helped <location>, I need to let Preston know the good news.
Fallout 4 quests