Man abducts ex-girlfriend at gunpoint after holding her children hostage

Man abducts ex-girlfriend at gunpoint after holding her children hostage

Credit: East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office

Jeremiah Rodriguez

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Posted on June 23, 2014 at 3:20 PM

BATON ROUGE, La.-- East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputies are searching for a 33-year-old woman who was taken by her ex-boyfriend early Monday.

Deputies said 44-year-old Jeremiah Rodriguez broke into the home of his ex-girlfriend, 33-year-old Viscaacuba James and held her three children and two cousins at gunpoint before leaving with James.

Rodriguez is driving a 2001 silver Chrysler Concord and could be headed in the direction of New Orleans. He is considered 'armed and dangerous.'

Anyone with information as to Rodriguez or James’s whereabouts is asked to contact law enforcement immediately. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office can be contacted at  (225) 389-5073 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP.

 

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