Kidnapping victim found bound in Lake Charles; suspect in custody

Posted at 11:12 AM, May 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-24 12:12:39-04

A woman was found bound in Lake Charles today, the victim of a kidnapping.

Police say they already have a suspect in custody.

The woman was taken to a hospital for evaluation, a spokesman for Lake Charles Police said. 

It still is very early in the investigation, and detectives are still interviewing witnesses, he said. 

The woman was found on La. 14 near the intersection with Sugar Road, police say. 

This is a breaking news story and we will have updates as they become available.