Lancaster fugitive who kidnapped pregnant girlfriend, caught

Posted January 9, 2019 12:37 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

A fugitive suspect, accused of kidnapping his pregnant girlfriend at gunpoint, has been caught, according to police in a published report.

Frederickeon Lamar “Buddy” Twitty, 24, took his girlfriend by force from a Pardue Street home late Sunday, said Scott Grant, Lancaster Police Department chief.

The woman escaped near the intersection of S.C. 903 and Chesterfield Avenue, and was able to give police a statement about Twitty taking her from the home against her will.

Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office deputies found Twitty Monday night and took him into custody. Twitty is charged with kidnapping, domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature, burglary and use of a weapon during a violent crime and is in the Lancaster County Jail awaiting a hearing.