APD investigating alleged kidapping

(ALBANY, Ga)- UPDATE 10:33 P.M Tuesday: The Albany Police Department would like to thank all law enforcement for extending your resources to assist with the investigation of the alleged kidnapping.

After being questioned, the witness has admitted to making a false claim. There is still no evidence of a child being k abducted in our community. No child has been reported missing.

8:30 P.M. The Albany Police Department is currently utilizing every resource available after receiving a report of an alleged kidnapping of a juvenile that may have occurred in the 1000 block of Wynngate Avenue at approximately 5:30 p.m. this afternoon.

Officers are continuing to confirm information, but the initial report of the alleged kidnapping involves a white van and a white male driver. At this time, officers have found no evidence of the incident. As precaution and until all information has been confirmed, APD is asking everyone to remain vigilant.

Call the non-emergency number to report any information.

24/7 Non-Emergency Number: 229-431-2132