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Wichita police investigate reported abduction

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at 11:53 a.m.

Wichita police are investigating an apparent abduction that ended Thursday morning when the victim escaped from the trunk of a car at 53rd North and Hillside.

Emergency dispatchers were called shortly before 11 a.m. by a witnesses who reported seeing a person with tied hands in the trunk of a car. Dispatchers said the victim was apparently able to get out of the trunk and contact police.

Police were later sent to the area of Central and Volutsia, where the victim said the abduction occurred. Dispatchers said the victim was not hurt.

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