Police say no investigation underway regarding kidnapping report

The 911 call came in around 5:25 p.m. Friday saying a girl was kidnapped from the area of Home Avenue and Beaver Avenue.

Posted: Feb 15, 2019 9:24 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Fort Wayne Police say an initial report that a girl was kidnapped from the south west side was second hand information from another child, and there is no investigation underway. 

The 911 call came in around 5:25 p.m. Friday saying a girl was kidnapped from the area of Home Avenue and Beaver Avenue. 

Allen County Dispatch confirmed the report and said officers were investigating and searching for a girl.

Police later said the information was told to an adult from another child. 

Mark Bieker with the Fort Wayne Police Department said the child's story and description of the alleged incident changed multiple times, and there have been no children officially reported missing. 

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