CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman kidnapped from Texas has been found safe in a suburban Chicago motel.
Police say Erika Valdez was kidnapped at gunpoint near Houston Tuesday by an acquaintance police identified as Abel Fajardo.READ MORE: Police Officer Responding To Shooting, Struck By Bullet Fired By 15-Year-Old Gunshot Victim
Friday police in west suburban Lyons got a tip that the pair was at a motel in McCook.
Officers found them and arrested Fajardo.READ MORE: World's Smallest Flying Structure Developed By Northwestern Engineers
Valdez was found in a closet and taken to a local hospital with some cuts and bruises.
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