TN – Kidnapping suspect arrested, but woman who was abducted still missing | FOX NEWS

Authorities on Tuesday continued the desperate search for a Tennessee woman, even after the man accused of attacking and kidnapping her was taken into custody hours earlier.

Eric Wells, 43, was arrested and charged with aggravated kidnapping after he allegedly abducted Taryn Webster around 2:30 p.m. Monday, FOX13 Memphis reported. A witness said the 26-year-old woman was driving in a car in Memphis when she was chased by a man, believed to be Wells, in another vehicle.

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NC – Vigil to be held for missing man | The News Herald

The family of Carlton Lamaar Edmondson will hold a vigil for the missing man Friday on the Historic Burke County Courthouse lawn.

The prayer vigil will be held in candlelight from 6- 7 p.m., said Robert Pearson, Edmondson’s father.

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NC – Burke County man still missing after ransom demand | WSOCTV

The Burke County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Valdese man after his family said they received phone calls demanding money in the amount of $700 for his return.

On Jan. 19, the Valdese Police Department and Burke County deputies began working on the case after 30-year-old Carlton Lamaar Edmondson’s family said they received a call from a person they didn’t know, claiming he’d been kidnapped.

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TX – Carrollton Police Looking For Missing Woman & Her Suspected Kidnapper | CBS DFW

CARROLLTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in Carrollton need the public’s help with locating a missing woman and the man who is believed to have kidnapped her on Tuesday. Detectives said 23-year-old Madai Cazares from Grand Prairie was taken by her ex-boyfriend, identified as Jose Eduardo Reyes.

Authorities were made aware of the situation on Wednesday.

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MISSING: Police searching for 8-year-old Kokomo child reportedly kidnapped by mother | The Indy Channel

KOKOMO, Ind. – Kokomo police are seeking help in locating a child who was involved in a kidnapping incident Thursday.

Capt. Tonda Cockrell with the Kokomo Police Department said a father told officers his 8-year-old daughter Ja’layia Williams had been taken from an IHOP restaurant at 50 West 300 South by her biological mother, 29-year-old Sherica Wizzard.

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IN – IMPD searching for missing 9-year-old boy believed to be kidnapped | FOX59

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — IMPD is searching for a missing 9-year-old boy believed to be kidnapped by a 40-year-old man.

The boy, Brendan Lamb, was last seen at 315 E. Brunswick Ave. at around 4 p.m. on the city’s south side.

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NC – Reward increased to $12,500 in search for missing Mills River man | WLOS

HENDERSON COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — The reward for information leading to the location of a missing Mills River man has been increased to $12,500.

Thomas (Tommy) Bryson was reported missing Wednesday morning after he left to pick up a nearby family member, but he never arrived. Authorities believe he was kidnapped by now-captured manhunt suspect Phillip Stroupe II.

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