The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating an abduction that happened on March 5 in the 4100 block of N. 47th Street. The caller told police that a 22-year-old Milwaukee woman and her 18-month-old daughter were taken against their will by a 22-year-old Milwaukee man, who is the child’s father. Working with relatives of the woman, MPD was able to determine the victims were being driven to Indianapolis, Indiana. Police in Indianapolis located the victims in a hotel shortly before 11:30 p.m. and took the suspect into custody. The mother and child were unharmed and will return to Milwaukee. MPD will present charges against the suspect to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.
UPDATE (3/9/15 at 12:15 p.m.): Investigators from the Milwaukee Police Department have determined that the abduction reported March 5 in the 4100 block of N. 47th Street is baseless and no charges will be filed.