RCMP ask for help finding kidnapping victim

Red Deer RCMP are looking for the public’s help to find a kidnapped man who was dragged away in his underwear on Tuesday.

Red Deer RCMP are looking for the public’s help to find a kidnapped man who was dragged away in his underwear on Tuesday.

Police say residents of the ENG apartment building, located at 4904 54th St., reported seeing three men assaulting and dragging a man, who was only wearing red underwear, across the parking lot around 9:25 p.m. on Tuesday.

Two of the men were described as Caucasian and the third was black. The victim was also black.

The victim was forced into a white GMC van that sped away. Police have since recovered the van.

The victim has not been identified or located and his well-being is unknown at this time.

The Red Deer GIS serious crimes unit is investigating this incident and are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the victim, witnesses or anyone else who may be involved.

Anyone with information is asked contact Red Deer City RCMP at 403-343-5575.

If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com. If the information leads to an arrest, tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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