Report: Cody Abduction Suspect Caught
*UPDATE 6:00 p.m. Sunday The FBI has confirmed that a man has been has been arrested in connection with the Cody abduction in Belgrade,Montana.
More details are expected to be released during a press conference Monday morning at 10:00 a.m.at the Cody City Hall.
A Cody newspaper is reporting that the man wanted in the abduction and assault of an 11-year-old girl has been captured. The Cody “Enterprise” reports the suspect was taken into custody Saturday night in the Bozeman, Montana area.
The report indicates Cody police are in Bozeman questioning the suspect. It appears the white Toyota 4-Runner involved in the abduction has also been seized. The identity of the suspect has not bee released.
The girl was taken at gunpoint from the Cody Recreation Center parking lot Monday afternoon. The suspect reportedly lured the girl to his vehicle by claiming he needed help finding a lost puppy. He than forced her into the SUV by threatening her with a gun. She was found several hours later by hunters in a rural area outside Cody.
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