Saturday, 06 February 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Saturday
Low  27°
High 55°
Sunday
Low  24°
High 48°
Monday
Low  27°
High 49°
Tuesday
Low  30°
High 62°
Wednesday
Low  34°
High 71°
Thursday
Low  32°
High 64°
Friday
Low  31°
High 64°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 56°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Guymon Man Arrested After Alleged Abduction
12/29/2009

While awaiting trial for second degree rape from an August charge, a Guymon man has been arrested for the abduction of a person under 15 years of age as well as breaking and entering.

According to a story in the Guymon Daily Herald, Martin Cruz, 18, of Guymon, was picked up by authorities after a concerned mother reported her daughter missing.

According to the story, a concerned mother contacted the Guymon Police Department after realizing her daughter was not in school. She reported to police she suspected her daughter of running away out of state with her boyfriend Martin Cruz. Cruz is her daughter's boyfriend who has already had charges filed for having sexual contact with her daughter back in August. The police issued the juvenile into the National Crime Information Center and a BOLO was issued, she was considered a runaway at this point.

The story goes on to say that after officers spoke with the juvenile's friends and others who knew them. There was talk of the couple fleeing to Mexico and also Wisconsin. Through investigation, they discovered the couple had been staying in an abandoned house on South Beaver, a home in which they broke into in order to dwell.

Upon arrival of the abandoned home, officers located Cruz and his underaged girlfriend. They were both taken to the Guymon Police Department where Cruz was taken into custody and escorted to the Texas County Detention Center where he is being charged with the abduction of a person under 15 years of age, a felony, a crime punishable by imprisonment for not less than one year or not more than five years and/or a fine of not more than $1,000 and burglary in the second degree, a felony, a crime punishable by imprisonment for not less than two years to not more than seven years and a fine up to $10,000. Cruz is currently being held on a bond of $75,000 and is awaiting his next court appearance.

The juvenile was considered a flight risk, with the talks of fleeing to Mexico but was released into her mother's custody. She was taken out of the National Crime Information Center.

© Copyright Guymon Daily Herald
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Liberal Woman Injured In Kearney County Accident
2 Vehicle Accident Sends Man To Wichita Hospital
Title Up For Grabs In 67th Annual Pancake Race
Residential Fire Keeps Liberal Firefighters Busy
Bee Jays Tab Former Cub as their Manager
Men's Pacer Race Field Is Full
Co-Op Heroes Receive Power and Hope Award
Kansas Law Limits Options for College Name
Pancake Day Festivities Begin Saturday
Update From Topeka with Rep. Shannon Francis
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
2016 Pancake Day Eating, Flipping Results
Green Leads Liberal Over Great Bend
Great Bend Rallies Past Liberal Girls
Friday's Scores
Saints Baseball Comeback Cut Short in Dallas
Dodge City Looks To Join Hockey League
Cade Hinkle is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
Board Taps Local Talent to Emcee Talent Show
Friday's Games and Thursday's Scores
Redskin Wrestlers Win Big and McClurg Sets School Record
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group