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Police: Armed group abducts driver in Edgerton

Published On: Dec 24 2013 04:13:50 AM CST
Updated On: Sep 03 2013 12:43:55 PM CDT
EDGERTON, Wis. -

The Edgerton Police Department said it received a report of an armed abduction Wednesday at 6:40 p.m. in the South Main and East Fulton streets area.

According to the release, several subjects entered a vehicle after requesting a ride and used a weapon to abduct the driver.

The victim was able to get away, police said.

Police asked anyone with information regarding the case to call the department at 608-884-3321 or Janesville Area Crimestoppers at 608-756-3636.

Police also asked anyone who was in the area of South Main Street and East Fulton Street last Wednesday between 5 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to contact police.

The victim was treated at the hospital for injuries. Police did not specify what type of injuries the victim suffered.

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