Posted: Dec 11, 2011 11:10 AM by Associated Press
Updated: Dec 11, 2011 11:10 AM
Source: Associated Press
SHREVEPORT - Two teenage girls were arrested following a kidnapping that involved a 5-year-old.
Shreveport police responded after learning the toddler had been checked out without authorization from Werner Park Elementary School.
The 5-year-old's estranged sister, along with her friend were responsible for taking the child out of school.
Acting on leads, detectives were able to locate the trio hours later unharmed.
The 5-year-old was reunited with his mother and the two teenage girls were taken into custody charged with aggravated kidnapping.
The investigation is ongoing.