APD: Woman forced into vehicle in Atlanta found safe

Atlanta Police Department
Atlanta Police Department(CBS46)
Published: May. 25, 2022 at 11:40 AM EDT|Updated: May. 25, 2022 at 3:14 PM EDT
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ATLANTA (CBS46) – The Atlanta Police Department says a woman who was forced into a vehicle in Atlanta late Tuesday night has been located and is safe.

Authorities received a call around 11 p.m. that a woman was seen being forced into an SUV in the 600 block of Commercial Avenue. The initial investigation indicated that the woman was in the car with a man in which a dispute ensued. Police say the woman left the vehicle and walked a short distance.

The driver then proceeded to slowly follow her, according to investigators. She then headed to a nearby home where she rang the doorbell before the man allegedly forced her back into the SUV.

Officials reported that the two know each other.

Investigators are still working to determine the details surrounding this incident.

They are asking anyone with information to call the Atlanta Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 404-546-4235 or call Crime Stoppers at 404-577-8477.