Skeptics can dismiss their doubts: Jeremy London’s kidnapper, Brandon Ray Adams, has pleaded guilty to felony false imprisonment and a misdemeanor charge attached to taking the Party of Five actor’s car. Last summer, London claimed he was abducted at gunpoint and forced to take drugs by several men in Palm Springs, Calif. After hearing the news, London’s family — as well as many in the media — said they doubted the story was true. (Many blamed his history with drugs — London is a recovering prescription drug addict who appeared on season 4 of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew.) Adams was arrested in June, and is now paroled, due to the March 3 plea deal. “I feel vindicated,” London told People. “But I’m hardly jumping for joy. The damage that has been done to my career, reputation, and family is almost irreparable.”

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