Police investigating reported kidnapping, rape
BATON ROUGE - Police in Baton Rouge said they're investigating a reported kidnapping and rape south of the LSU campus.
Lt. Don Kelly said the alleged victim told police that on Monday afternoon she was approached by a man in the parking lot of an apartment complex near Brightside Drive and Nicholson Drive. She told them the man put an object to her back she thought was a gun, and forced her into a nearby parked van.
Kelly said the victim claimed the man drove her to nearby wooded area, raped her, then drove her back to the apartment complex and let her go.
Kelly said the suspect was described as a white male, 30-35 years of age, average height and weight with bushy hair and a brown mustache. He said the man was driving a white work van and wearing a blue work jump suit and baseball cap.
Anyone with any information on this case should contact the BRPD Sex Crimes Division at (225) 389-3853.