News

Lancaster police release men in kidnapping case

Written by The Associated Press | May 22, 2013 10:25 AM
police lights.jpg

(Lancaster) -- Police in Lancaster say two men brought in for questioning in the abduction of a woman who called 911 from the trunk of her car have been released.

Capt. Kent Switzer says there's no indication the men were involved in the kidnapping of the 33-year-old woman Tuesday.

He says police are still trying to identify suspects.

The woman called 911 around 8:45 a.m. Tuesday and said she had been abducted.

Based on her communications with dispatchers, authorities were able to determine she was likely in Lancaster County Central Park.

Police located her in the trunk of the car 15 minutes later.

She was treated for minor injuries.

Dozens of police officers have searched the park, using a helicopter and bloodhounds.

Published in Lancaster, News

Tagged under , ,

back to top

Post a comment

Support for witf is provided by:

Become a witf sponsor today »

witf's Public Insight Network

Grave 43: Remembering Pony

National Edward R. Murrow Awards

DuPont Columbia Awards

Support Local Journalism

Latest News from NPR

Support for witf is provided by:

Become a witf sponsor today »