Deputies converge on Apache Junction neighborhood after reported kidnappingPosted: Updated:
APACHE JUNCTION -- Sheriff's deputies converged on an unincorporated area between Mesa and Apache Junction Monday morning after a woman called 911 and claimed she had been kidnapped.
Woman escaped kidnappers?
Woman calls 911 claiming she was kidnapped - Maricopa County sheriff's deputies converged on an Apache Junction neighborhood Monday morning after a woman called claiming she had been kidnapped.
Deputies, K-9 units and SWAT officers were called out to the neighborhood of Crismon Road and University Drive early Monday morning. A woman reportedly called 911, saying she had been kidnapped but was able to escape.
A neighbor told 3TV he heard law-enforcement officers on a loud speaker ordering somebody to come out of a home.
MCSO has not confirmed any details of this morning's incident, but deputies were talking to a woman to try and determine exactly what happened. Video showed the woman sitting in the back of a squad car. She had a black eye and looked like she had been roughed up.
Early indications were that MSCO would turn the investigation over the Apache Junction Police Department.