FBI nabs Illinois kidnap suspect, victim in Texas - KMOV.com

FBI nabs Illinois kidnap suspect, victim in Texas

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By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman

HOUSTON (AP) -- The FBI has found in Houston a man suspected of kidnapping a 19-year-old woman in Illinois. The teenager has been safely recovered.

The Houston Chronicle reports Saturday the FBI arrested Eduardo Guerrero Cortez at about 2:30 a.m. Saturday. The FBI suspects him of forcing the teenager into a Chevrolet Silverado on Wednesday in Champaign, Illinois.

The teenager’s name has not been released.

The FBI had said Cortez could be headed to Houston or its surrounding area, and was believed to be heading further south.

Cortez has been charged in Illinois with aggravated battery.

 

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