UPDATE: Phoenix police say apparent kidnapping victim found safe

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PHOENIX (AP) -- Authorities say a woman reportedly kidnapped by her husband with a gun in Phoenix has been found unharmed and the man has been arrested.

Witnesses told Phoenix police that Alejandro Valenzuela, 34, fired shots from a car before forcing the woman into the vehicle Monday.

The witnesses said the woman then jumped out of the car, but the man forced her back inside.

The car then drove away and police were concerned about the woman's welfare.

Police said the 34-year-old woman was found safe Tuesday.

They say the man told officers that he was upset after being told that his wife of 16 years wanted to leave him. The couple has two children.

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PHOENIX (AP) -- Authorities say a woman reportedly kidnapped by a man with a gun in Phoenix has been found unharmed and a suspect has been detained.

Witnesses told Phoenix police that a man fired shots from a car before forcing the woman into the vehicle Monday.

The witnesses said the woman then jumped out of the car, but the man forced her back inside.

The car then drove away and police were concerned about the woman's welfare.

Police said the woman was found safe Tuesday but her name and the identity of the detained suspect in the case weren't immediately released.

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Phoenix police say woman apparently kidnapped

PHOENIX (AP) -- Phoenix police are looking for a woman who reportedly was kidnapped by a man with a gun.

Officer James Holmes says witnesses said a man fired shots from a car before forcing the woman into the vehicle Monday.

The witnesses said the woman then jumped out of the car but that the man forced her back inside.

The car then drove away and Holmes says police are very concerned about the woman's welfare.

She is described as Hispanic, 5-foot-3, 120 pounds, 18-24 years old and with brown eyes and brown hair. She was wearing a pink shirt.

The car is described as a 2006 or 2007 Silver Kia four-door.

The man was described as Hispanic, in his 20s, 5-foot-5, 140 pounds, clean shaven and wearing glasses and a gray sweatshirt.

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