Police: Man arrested in kidnapping of woman, child

Authorities surrounded home in 100 block of Omaha St

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police have arrested a man they say is responsible for abducting a woman and young child overnight.

Police said the 23-year-old woman and her child were kidnapped just before 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 3100 block Southwest Military Drive on the city's Southwest Side.

Officials said they eventually found the pair and the suspect in the 100 block of Omaha Street just after midnight.

Witnesses told police they all were headed to the home located just east of downtown.

Police surrounded the home and then waited for two hours before getting everyone out of the house safely.

Police said the suspect's vehicle was also stolen and there was a weapon inside it.

The unnamed man has been charged with kidnapping.

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