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LMPD makes arrest in kidnapping, robbery case

Kobe Bowens is accused of kidnapping and robbery.
Kobe Bowens is accused of kidnapping and robbery.(LMDC)
Updated: Sep. 6, 2019 at 12:12 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Days after Louisville Metro Police asked for help finding a suspect wanted in connection to a kidnapping and robbery, they’ve arrested a suspect.

Police arrested Kobe Bowens, 18, on Friday.

Bowens is accused of kidnapping his victim at gunpoint in the 1600 block of S. 30th St.

Louisville Metro police are seeking to identify the man in the photo in connection with a...
Louisville Metro police are seeking to identify the man in the photo in connection with a kidnapping and robbery of a man.(Source: Louisville Metro Police Department)

The victim's ATM card was taken and he was driven around before being forced to give up his PIN number by the suspect who withdrew money from his bank account.

The bank surveillance photo was taken at the the US Bank at 4021 Dixie Highway in Shively on the morning of August 23.

Bowen is due in court on Saturday.

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