Lafayette, IN – Bodycam video released by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office shows the tense moments surrounding the arrest of a man accused of abducting his 2-year-old daughter and leading police on a multi-state chase that ended in Indiana.
The incident started October 17 when police in Milwaukee say a Kenneth Brown, 30, kidnapped his daughter and then stole a van. According to Indiana State Police, officers attempted to stop Brown because his headlights were off in Decatur, Illinois but he fled the scene and police lost track of him. Sometime later he stopped at a Wal-Mart in Watseka, Illinois and told somebody there that he had kidnapped a girl and stole a van. That person called the police.