BREAKING NEWS: Kidnap victim found alive, suspect dead - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Kidnap victim found alive, suspect shoots himself

Derrick Hudson (Source: Cleveland Police) Derrick Hudson (Source: Cleveland Police)
Kenya Pierce (Source: Cleveland Police) Kenya Pierce (Source: Cleveland Police)
Crime scene at W. 42 & Mapledale, Cleveland Crime scene at W. 42 & Mapledale, Cleveland

A Cleveland woman kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend on Saturday has been found alive early Monday morning.

Cleveland Police provided an 11:30 a.m. update Monday morning of the circumstances.

Kenya Pierce and her ex Derrick Hudson were found sitting in a car on West 42nd Street and Mapledale. They were in the red Dodge Magnum police have been searching for.

When officers arrived, Hudson shot himself in the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Pierce was checked out by paramedics before she was taken to Metro to be evaluated.

Cleveland Police say Pierce was kidnapped Saturday by Hudson, after Hudson allegedly shot his aunt and uncle in their home.  His aunt and uncle survived the gunfire.

Copyright 2013 WOIO. All rights reserved.

 

 

  • NEWSMore>>

  • Pass police chief talks safety for upcoming parade

    Pass police chief talks safety for upcoming parade

    Saturday, January 20 2018 10:14 AM EST2018-01-20 15:14:45 GMT
    This is a photo from police on the scene after the shooting in 2016. (Photo source: WLOX News)This is a photo from police on the scene after the shooting in 2016. (Photo source: WLOX News)

    Officials in Pass Christian are already making plans for tighter security at this year's annual Mardi Gras parade. Part of that decision comes just two years after a fatal shooting at the parade claimed the lives of two men and left multiple others injured.

    More >>

    Officials in Pass Christian are already making plans for tighter security at this year's annual Mardi Gras parade. Part of that decision comes just two years after a fatal shooting at the parade claimed the lives of two men and left multiple others injured.

    More >>
  • Three people shot at Biloxi nightclub

    Three people shot at Biloxi nightclub

    Saturday, January 20 2018 9:31 AM EST2018-01-20 14:31:56 GMT
    Wayna Scott, 21 of Gautier, is charged in an overnight shooting Friday at a Biloxi nightclub. (Source: Biloxi Police Dept)Wayna Scott, 21 of Gautier, is charged in an overnight shooting Friday at a Biloxi nightclub. (Source: Biloxi Police Dept)

    A Gautier man is now behind bars after a nightclub shooting in Biloxi left three people injured overnight Friday.

    More >>

    A Gautier man is now behind bars after a nightclub shooting in Biloxi left three people injured overnight Friday.

    More >>
  • Two arrested for burglary and restaurant fire, police say

    Two arrested for burglary and restaurant fire, police say

    Friday, January 19 2018 9:43 PM EST2018-01-20 02:43:18 GMT
    Police say the suspects took a safe and a cash register before setting the restaurant ablaze. (Photo Source: WLOX)Police say the suspects took a safe and a cash register before setting the restaurant ablaze. (Photo Source: WLOX)

    Two men have been arrested after they allegedly stole from a Saucier restaurant and set the building on fire. 

    More >>

    Two men have been arrested after they allegedly stole from a Saucier restaurant and set the building on fire. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly