UPDATE: Suspect and Victim Located in Suspected Abduction Case

UPDATE 630pm
E 35th/Ali Bey- 3rd Dist. units have recovered the auto involved in this morning’s suspected abduction.
Subsequently, officers located both the suspect and victim. This matter is reportedly a domestic violence situation and the victim at this time refuses to cooperate with the investigation and refuses prosecution. Officers remain on scene investigating and reports will be made. 

Male arrested for DV/Fel. Assault.

Female Abducted: Police Looking for black Audi SUV with bent license plates. VIDEO 

Abduction

The Cleveland Division of Police is seeking the public’s help in identifying the male and or female seen in this video.  

Today at approximately 10am officers responded to E. 89/Carnegie for a possible abduction. Witnesses reported seeing a black male grab and beat a black female and force her into a vehicle. 

 

The male is described as a black male, muscular, approximately 5’7″ tall wearing a grey hoodie and grey sweats. 

 

The female is described as a black female, slender, approximately 5’4″ tall wearing a black jacket, tan shirt, white knit hat and blue jeans, carrying a large brown purse. 

 

The vehicle is described as a black Audi SUV 4 door with a possible partial plate of GWT. Further information indicates the license plates may be bent as witnesses who followed the vehicle reported seeing the male exit and intentionally bend the plates. 

 

Anyone with information relative to the identification of the male and or female or the whereabouts of the male, female or vehicle is asked to call 216.623.3084

If the vehicle is spotted, please call 9-1-1.
Note: the vehicle is first seen in the parking lot. Then at 10:08:53 the male is seen grabbing the female on the sidewalk.