TALLAPOOSA CO., Ala. (WRBL) — Investigators remain on scene in an area off Highway 34 near Lake Martin investigating a possible kidnapping.
Chief Deputy Fred White with the Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office tells WRBL they received a call Monday of a young girl wandering on the road. Deputies were able to locate the 12-year-old, who is receiving medical attention. Chief Deputy White says they are investigating the possibility of a kidnapping. We understand a person of interest is in custody after he was located in the Auburn area by U.S. Marshalls.
WRBL is being told this is a developing story, and more information will be released by the Sheriff’s Office as soon as possible.