Men Charged with Kidnapping
POSTED: Monday, February 23, 2009 - 8:20am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:32am
In McAllen three men are charged with kidnapping a man on Friday morning.
McAllen police say 22 year-old Pedro Guajardo, 26 year-old Jose Hugo Martinez and 22 year-old Gilberto Solis worked together to kidnap a man but a relative of that kidnapped person called the police reporting the abduction. Three hours later police tried pulling a car with the men but the a high speed chase occurred. A spokesman for the police department says officers chased the car into Edinburg and Mission.
Police found the kidnapped man with minor injuries in a parking lot at McColl and Trenton in McAllen. Guajuardo is charged with aggravated kidnapping and evading arrest, Martinez is facing charges of aggravated kidnapping, possession of cocaine and unlawfully carrying a weapon, and Solis is charged with one count of aggravated kidnapping.