OPD: 10-Year-Old Charged with Making False Kidnapping Report

ODESSA, Texas (Local 2/Fox 24) - A 10-year-old boy who reportedly made a false report to police about a kidnapping has been charged, according a release from the Odessa Police Department. 

Around 5:16 p.m. Thursday police were called to the home in the 8800 block of Rainbow about the kidnapping. 

During the investigation, officers learned that no crime ever occurred, according to police officials. 

The young boy has now been charged with False Report, a class B misdemeanor, and transported to the Ector County Youth Center. 

The investigation has since been closed by the OPD.

 


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